Meaning of Wampanoag
Pronunciation: (wäm"pu-nō'ag), [key]
— pl. -ags, -ag.
- a member of a once-powerful North American Indian people who inhabited the area east of Narragansett Bay from Rhode Island to Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket at the time of the Pilgrim settlement.
- the Eastern Algonquian speech of the Wampanoag people, a dialect of Massachusett.
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