noun, plural Chip·pe·was, (especially collectively) Chip·pe·wa.
Origin of Chippewa1
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Contemporary Examples of chippewa
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’
June 26, 2014
Historical Examples of chippewa
It was the very counterpart, in all respects, of the Chippewa storm song.The Gypsies
Charles G. Leland
Again the thirty yards were allowed; again the Chippewa guns were fired.Old Fort Snelling
Marcus L. Hansen
When opposite, the Sioux boys fired and the Chippewa in the lead fell dead.
When the Chippewa retaliated they would go in the same proportion.
The fighting went on for hours, but the Chippewa were repulsed.
noun plural -was, -wa, -ways or -way