Sannup
Sannup San"nup (-n[u^]p), n. A married male Indian; a brave; -- correlative of squaw. [1913 Webster]

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  • sannup — ☆ sannup [san′up΄ ] n. [Massachusett sanomp, younger man] a married North American Indian man …   English World dictionary

  • sannup — noun Etymology: Eastern Abenaki sénαpe man, male human Date: 1628 a married male American Indian …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sannup — /san up/, n. a married American Indian man, esp. a younger one; husband. [1620 30, Amer.; < Massachusett (E sp.) sanomp (c. Eastern Abenaki sénape man, male person)] * * * …   Universalium

  • sannup — san·nup …   English syllables

  • sannup — san•nup [[t]ˈsæn ʌp[/t]] n. ant a married American Indian man • Etymology: 1620–30, amer.; < Massachusett (E sp.) sanomp …   From formal English to slang

  • sannup —   n. American Indian man, especially married …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sannup — noun a married male American Indian • Hypernyms: ↑Indian, ↑American Indian, ↑Red Indian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Old squaw — Squaw Squaw (skw[add]), n. [Massachusetts Indian squa, eshqua; Narragansett squ[^a]ws; Delaware ochqueu, and khqueu; used also in compound words (as the names of animals) in the sense of female.] A female; a woman, especially a married woman; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sannop — San nop (s[a^]n n[o^]p), n. Same as {Sannup}. Bancroft. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Squaw — (skw[add]), n. [Massachusetts Indian squa, eshqua; Narragansett squ[^a]ws; Delaware ochqueu, and khqueu; used also in compound words (as the names of animals) in the sense of female.] A female; a woman, especially a married woman; a wife; in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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