Wyandottes
Wyandots Wy`an*dots", n. pl.; sing. {Wyandot}. (Ethnol.) Same as {Hurons}. [Written also {Wyandottes}, and {Yendots}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Wyandot — Wyandots Wy an*dots , n. pl.; sing. {Wyandot}. (Ethnol.) Same as {Hurons}. [Written also {Wyandottes}, and {Yendots}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wyandots — Wy an*dots , n. pl.; sing. {Wyandot}. (Ethnol.) Same as {Hurons}. [Written also {Wyandottes}, and {Yendots}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yendots — Wyandots Wy an*dots , n. pl.; sing. {Wyandot}. (Ethnol.) Same as {Hurons}. [Written also {Wyandottes}, and {Yendots}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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