- a member of a group of Pequot Indians that broke with the Pequot and then fought against them in the Pequot War.
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Examples from the Web for mohegan
A Mohegan Indian was in advance of all the rest of the company in the pursuit.King Philip
John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
The eye of the Great Spirit can see from the clouds—the bosom of Mohegan is bare!
Mohegan dropped his head in his blanket, and sat in silence.
More recent, and the best remembered of all, is the wreck of the Mohegan, in 1898.The Cornwall Coast
Arthur L. Salmon
But the friendly Mohegan warriors gathered about the Puritan leaders.Famous Indian Chiefs
Charles H. L. Johnston