Chickasaws
Chickasaws Chick"a*saws, n. pl.; sing. {Chickasaw}. (Ethnol.) A tribe of North American Indians (Southern Appalachian) allied to the Choctaws. They formerly occupied the northern part of Alabama and Mississippi, but now live in the Indian Territory. [1913 Webster]

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  • Chickasaws — (spr. Tschickäsahs), ehemals mächtiger Indianerstamm, von dem sich jetzt nur noch Überbleibsel in den Staaten Tennessee, Mississippi u. Louisiana, namentlich am Red River, finden, stammverwandt mit den Cherokesen, Creeks u. Chacktaws, wohnten… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chickasaws — Chickasaw Pour les articles homonymes, voir Chickasaw (homonymie). Jeune Chickasaw, en 1830 Les Chickasaws sont une tribu amérindienn …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chickasaws — n. member of the Chickasaws (North American Indian tribe) n. language spoken by the Chickasaw Indian tribe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • CHICKASAWS —    N. American Indians, allied to the Chocktaws, settled in a civilised state in the Indian Territory like the Cherokees …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • White House of the Chickasaws — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Treaty with Choctaws and Chickasaws — The Treaty with Choctaws and Chickasaws was a treaty signed on July 12, 1861 (and proclaimed on ?) between the Choctaw (an American Indian tribe) and the Confederate States of America.TermsThe preamble begins with, The following terms of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chickasaw — Chickasaws Chick a*saws, n. pl.; sing. {Chickasaw}. (Ethnol.) A tribe of North American Indians (Southern Appalachian) allied to the Choctaws. They formerly occupied the northern part of Alabama and Mississippi, but now live in the Indian… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chickasaw — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Chickasaw (homonymie). Jeune Chickasaw, en 1830 Les Chickasaws sont une tribu amérindienn …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chickasaw — For other uses, see Chickasaw (disambiguation). Chickasaw Top row: Young Chickasaw man, Tom Cole, Winchester Colbert Middle row: Holmes Colbert, John Herrington, J. D. James Bottom row: Mary Hightower (Shunahoy …   Wikipedia

  • Chickasaw Nation — Seal of the Chickasaw nation Total population 47,298[1] Regions …   Wikipedia

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