biographical name see Tecumseh I

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  • Tecumseh — I. biographical name or Tecumtha or Tikamthe 1768 1813 Shawnee Indian chief II. geographical name town Canada in S Ontario E of Windsor population 25,105 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tecumseh — /ti kum seuh/, n. 1768? 1813, American Indian chief of the Shawnee tribe. Also, Tecumtha /ti kum theuh/. * * * born 1768, Old Piqua, in modern Clark county, Ohio, U.S. died Oct. 5, 1813, near Thames River, Upper Canada Shawnee Indian chief. As a… …   Universalium

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