As the shawnees failed to make a fire, Spotted Deer believed that they feared pursuit.
The girl, just rescued from the shawnees, was a comely maiden.
When the shawnees arrived home, they said they had come near being killed, and the Osages refused to receive their talk.
I came near firing when I beheld two shawnees making for the timber.
Henry nodded in agreement, and they whispered to the others that Wyatt and three shawnees were passing.
Now that we know your medicine is weak and foolish they belong to all the shawnees.
The shawnees were the first emigrant tribe to arrive in the Territory.
He asked how many men Boone could lead against the shawnees.
The governor replied that the lands had been received from other tribes, and that the shawnees had no business to interfere.
The shawnees have been associated with the Delawares 185 years.
Algonquian people, probably originally from what is now southern Ohio, 1670s, from Munsee sawanow, from Shawnee /ša:wanwa/, the people's self-designation, literally "person of the south."