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sannup

[ san-uhp ]
/ ˈsæn ʌp /
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noun
a married American Indian man, especially a younger one; husband.
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Origin of sannup

First recorded in 1620–30, Americanism; from Massachusett (English spelling) sanomp (cognate with Eastern Abenaki sénαpe “man, male person”)
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