- Also called Lenni Lenape.
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How to use Lenape in a sentence
Mr. Gallatin has proposed the term “Algonkin-Lenape,” as a philological denomination for this important family.The Indian in his Wigwam | Henry R. Schoolcraft
It was the Mohican and Lenape who veiled their faces, not the Iroquois.The Reckoning | Robert W. Chambers
Dr. Brinton tells of the rain maker of the Lenni Lenape who first drew on the earth the figure of a cross.The Swastika | Thomas Wilson
"It was the Lenni Lenape," returned Magua, affecting to bend his head in reverence to their former greatness.The Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
Uncas, the panther of his tribe, the eldest son of the Lenape, the wisest Sagamore of the Mohicans!The Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper