Definition of Abenaki in English :

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Abenaki meaning in English

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1. abenaki, abnaki

a member of the Algonquian people of Maine and southern Quebec

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1. Word forms: plural ˌAbeˈnaki
a member of a group of E Algonquian peoples living mainly in Maine and S Quebec
any of the languages spoken by these peoples, esp. Eastern Abenaki or Western Abenaki
these languages as a group

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n. pl. Abenaki or Ab·e·na·kis or Abnaki or Ab·na·kis
1. A member of any of various Native American peoples formerly inhabiting northern New England and southeast Canada, with present-day populations in Maine and southern Quebec.
2. Either or both of the two Eastern Algonquian languages of the Abenaki peoples.

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