Definition of sagamore
1 : a subordinate chief of the Algonquian Indians of the North Atlantic coast
2 : sachem 1
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His new enterprises — collectively they are called Plank Industries but nearly all have Sagamore in their names — are reshaping Baltimore’s waterfront and restoring luster to Maryland traditions and landmarks.
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Origin and Etymology of sagamore
Eastern Abenaki sὰkəmα
First Known Use: 1613See Words from the same year
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