/ (ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɪt) /
plural -sets, -set or -setts a member of a North American Indian people formerly living around Massachusetts Bay
the language of this people, belonging to the Algonquian family
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Word Origin for Massachuset
probably from Algonquian, literally: at the big hill
Words nearby Massachuset
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