from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Native American people formerly inhabiting the eastern Finger Lakes region of west-central New York, with present-day populations in this same area and in southeast Ontario. The Onondaga are one of the original members of the Iroquois confederacy.
- n. A member of this people.
- n. The Iroquoian language of the Onondaga.
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- n. One of a Native American tribe originally inhabiting Onondaga County, New York.
- proper n. Their language.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living between Lake Champlain and the Saint Lawrence River
- n. the Iroquoian language spoken by the Onondaga
Onondaga onó·ɴtà'ke, on the hill, a village name.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)