squaw side

noun

Definition of squaw side

: the right side of a horse

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History and Etymology for squaw side

so called from the custom among the American Indian women of some tribes of mounting from the right side of a horse

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“Squaw side.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squaw%20side. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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