Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A member of a Native American people formed of groups displaced by the destruction of the Huron confederacy in the mid-1600s, formerly located in Ohio and the upper Midwest and now living primarily in northeast Oklahoma.
  • noun The Iroquoian language of the Wyandot.

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

Etymologies

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

[Wyandot wãdát, ethnic self-designation.]

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