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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Native American people formed of groups displaced by the destruction of the Huron confederacy in the mid-17th century, formerly located in Ohio and the upper Midwest and now living in northeast Oklahoma.
  • n. A member of this people.
  • n. The Iroquoian language of the Wyandot.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A Native American people, formed from the Huron confederacy, that lived in and around Ohio.
  • proper n. The Iroquoian language of this people.
  • n. A member of this people.

Etymologies

Wyandot wãdát, tribal name.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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