noun, plural Chip·pe·was, (especially collectively) Chip·pe·wa.
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A non-Sioux nation in the state, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians, also said no.The Native Americans Who Voted for ‘The Fighting Sioux’|Evan Weiner|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We next met a Chippewa with his wife and child on the banks.
It tells us of our God, Chippewa; and teaches us how we are to please him, and how we may offend.Oak Openings|James Fenimore Cooper
But, until this moment, I believed we people at Chippewa Harbor were the only ones on the island.The Crystal Ball|Roy J. Snell
Blake and his troops came on the steamboat named Chippewa, and this was the first time a steamboat ever landed at Fort Benton.Then and Now|Robert Vaughn
Here the Methodists have built a mission-house, maintain a missionary, and instruct a fragment of the Chippewa tribe.Letters of a Traveller|William Cullen Bryant