sannup

[ san-uhp ]
/ ˈsæn ʌp /

noun

a married American Indian man, especially a younger one; husband.

QUIZZES

TAKE ROUND 2 OF OUR PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ!

Here is our second set of teacher-selected PSAT vocabulary words. Do you know the meanings of these terms?
Question 1 of 10
advocate

Origin of sannup

1620–30, Americanism; < Massachusett (E spelling) sanomp (cognate with Eastern Abenaki sénαpe man, male person)
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020