noun ne·top \ˈnēˌtäp\

Definition of netop



chiefly New England

  1. :  friend —formerly used by colonists in salutation to American Indians

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Origin and Etymology of netop

of Algonquian origin; akin to Narraganset netoup my friend, companion, Abenaki nidanbé

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to criticize severely

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