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Wyandot

or Wy·an·dotte

[wahy-uh n-dot]
noun, plural Wy·an·dots, (especially collectively) Wy·an·dot for 1.
  1. an Indian of the former Huron confederacy.
  2. a dialect of the Huron language, especially as used by those elements of the Huron tribe regrouped in Oklahoma.
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Historical Examples

  • The girl was a Wyandot from Lake Huron, and had been baptised but a week before.

    Fort Amity

    Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

  • The Wyandot was fifteen feet away, and once more their eyes met.

    The Riflemen of the Ohio

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Henry promptly seized them, and reloaded the Wyandot's rifle.

    The Riflemen of the Ohio

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • "Now they speak to the Wyandot nation and the visiting warriors," said Heno.

    The Riflemen of the Ohio

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • But the positions were reversed, and the soul of the Wyandot was full of shame and anger.

    The Riflemen of the Ohio

    Joseph A. Altsheler