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Nolichucky

[nol-i-chuhk-ee]
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noun
  1. a river in W North Carolina and E Tennessee, flowing NW and W to the French Broad River. 150 miles (241 km) long.
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Historical Examples

  • The name of Nolichucky river is probably a corruption of the same word.

    Myths of the Cherokee

    James Mooney

  • He found the bank of the Nolichucky teeming with merrymakers.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest

    Constance Lindsay Skinner

  • Nolichucky Jack spurred out in front of his men and rode along the line.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest

    Constance Lindsay Skinner

  • When Nolichucky Jack came home and found that his enemy had stripped him, he was in a towering rage.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest

    Constance Lindsay Skinner

  • And in his latter days, the chiefs would make state visits to his home on the Nolichucky River.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest

    Constance Lindsay Skinner