noun Older Use: Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a white or other non-Indian man married to a North American Indian woman.
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Origin of squaw man
An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
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offensive a White or other non-American-Indian man married to a North American Indian woman
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