noun, plural Ir·o·quois.
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Of course, it wasn’t ungoverned—just that nations like the Iroquois or Apache had societies alien to arrivals from Europe’s kingdoms.Sebastian Junger: What We Talk About When We Talk About Freedom|Nathan S. Webster|May 31, 2021|The Daily Beast
He also fell in love with an Iroquois girl and concealed her within his home, under the care of one of his slaves.New York’s Scariest Night Out: The Ghosts, Rats, and Lunatics of ‘Nightmare New York’|Justin Jones|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kessenich, to be fair, has also lavished the Iroquois with praise for their skills and sportsmanship in subsequent games.
If for nothing else, lacrosse matters because it reminds us the Iroquois still exist.
When the teams played the Sunday before, the Iroquois lost by only a single point.
These comments incited an uproar among Iroquois fans believing Kessenich had disrespected their tradition.
That it comes from another and similar Iroquois word, meaning "lake," being applied to the country as a region abounding in lakes.
An old man of the Iroquois nation once wished to make a beautiful Indian maiden his wife.Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children|Mabel Powers
Lederer travelled with a Tuscarora (Iroquois) interpreter, who gave them their name in his own tongue.The Myths of the New World|Daniel G. Brinton
Acquinoshinee, or United People, the vernacular name of the Iroquois for their confederacy.
The Iroquois next prepared to strike an effective blow against the collective tribes of kindred origin, called Algonquins.