sewellel

[suh-wel-uh l]

Origin of sewellel

1806, Americanism; < Lower Chinook š-walál robe of mountain beaver skins, understood as the animal itself
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British Dictionary definitions for sewellel

sewellel

noun
  1. the mountain beaverSee beaver 1 (def. 3)

Word Origin for sewellel

C19: probably from Chinook
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