or Sac·a·ga·we·a Sak·a·ja·we·a
[ sak-uh-juh-wee-uh ]
/ ˌsæk ə dʒəˈwi ə /
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"Bird Woman", 1787?–1812?, Shoshone guide and interpreter: accompanied Lewis and Clark expedition 1804–05.
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How to use Sacajawea in a sentence
Sacagawea was the one woman of the Lewis and Clark expedition.Your National Parks|Enos A. Mills
Cultural definitions for Sacajawea
[ (sak-uh-juh-wee-uh) ]
notes for Sacajawea
Her portrait is stamped on the golden dollar.
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