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1) Abenaki. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: pl. Abenaki or Abˇeˇnaˇkis or Abnaki or Abˇnaˇkis1a. Any of various Native American peoples formerly inhabiting northern New England and southeast...

2) Abenaki. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abenaki, see Abnaki....

3) Abnaki. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abnaki, or Abenaki (both: abna´ke) (KEY) , Native North Americans of the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages)....

4) Abnaki. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Variant of Abenaki....

5) wigwam. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...commonly having an arched or conical framework overlaid with bark, hides, or mats. Eastern Abenaki wikwm. English has adopted two words for Native American dwellings...

6) pekan. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...See fisher (sense 2a). Canadian French pekan, from Eastern Abenaki pekane....

7) musquash. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...See muskrat (sense 1). Perhaps of Massachusett origin; akin to Western Abenaki moskwas....

8) sagamore. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A subordinate chief among the Algonquians of North America. Eastern Abenaki s`km....

9) wicopy. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: pl. wicˇoˇpies See leatherwood (sense 1). Eastern Abenaki wikpi, inner bark used for cordage....

10) hackmatack. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...See balsam poplar. Earlier hakmantak, hacmontac, perhaps from Western Abenaki....

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