Mandan
noun (plural Mandan or Mandans) Etymology: French Mantanne, Mendanne, from Dakota (Santee dialect) mawátąna or a cognate Sioux form Date: 1790 1. a member of an American Indian people of the Missouri River valley in North Dakota 2. the Siouan language of the Mandans

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  • Mandan — Danza del bisonte de los indios mandan (Grabado de Karl Bodmer (1809 – 1893) Población total 1.306 (Censo de 2000) …   Wikipedia Español

  • MANDAN — MANDA Indiens des Plaines de l’Amérique du Nord qui font partie du groupe linguistique sioux, les Mandan vivaient dans des villages semi permanents, sur les rives du Missouri, entre les rivières Heart et Little Missouri. Linguistiquement, ils… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Mandan — steht für: Mandan (Volk), ein ursprünglich halbnomadisches indianisches Volk Nordamerikas Mandan (Michigan), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Mandan (North Dakota), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Diese Seite ist eine Begriffs …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mandan — Mandan, ND U.S. city in North Dakota Population (2000): 16718 Housing Units (2000): 6958 Land area (2000): 10.176812 sq. miles (26.357820 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.108531 sq. miles (0.281094 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.285343 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Mandan —   [ mændæn], nordamerikanischer Indianerstamm aus der Sprachfamilie der Sioux, am oberen Missouri, USA. Die letzten Mandan (etwa 350) leben auf der Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mandan — ☆ Mandan [man′dan ] n. [Fr Mandanes, Mantanes, pl., perhaps ult. < Dakota mawátan na ] 1. pl. Mandans or Mandan a member of a North American Indian people of North Dakota 2. the Siouan language of this people …   English World dictionary

  • Mandan — For other uses, see Mandan (disambiguation). Mandan Portrait of Sha kó ka, a Mandan girl, by George Catlin, 1832 Total population fewer than the 6,000 (1990s) enrolled in the Three Affiliated Tribe …   Wikipedia

  • Mandan — Mandans Mandan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mandan — /man dan, deuhn/, n. 1. a member of a Siouan people of North Dakota. 2. the Siouan language of the Mandan Indians. /man deuhn/, n. a city in S North Dakota, near Bismarck. 15,513. * * * North American Plains Indian people living mostly in North… …   Universalium

  • mandan — Pueblo de indios de las llanuras de América del Norte que vive mayoritariamente en Dakota del Norte, EE.UU. Su nombre deriva probablemente del francés. La lengua mandan, una de las lenguas sioux, está al borde de la extinción. Habitaban viviendas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mandan — Original name in latin Mandan Name in other language man dan, mandan, dakwta alshmalyt, mndn, dakwtay shmaly, State code US Continent/City America/North Dakota/New Salem longitude 46.82666 latitude 100.88958 altitude 505 Population 18331 Date… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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