[ mat-uh-puh-nahy ]

  1. a river in E Virginia, flowing SE to join the Pamunkey and form the York River. 120 miles (193 km) long.

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How to use Mattaponi in a sentence

  • In her debut collection of short stories, Mattaponi Queen, she has beautifully captured rural King William County in Virginia.

    Best New Writers | Lucas Wittmann | August 16, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST