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Mi'kmaqEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sa.xa.maw/, [saɣamaw]

NounEdit

saqamaw anim (plural saqamaq, obviative saqamawul)

  1. a male chief; a (male) leader of a tribe or other group
  2. a man of high rank
  3. a gentleman

Coordinate termsEdit

  • saqama'sgw (female chief; woman of high rank; lady)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: sagamore (borrowed from an Algonquian language, possibly Mi'kmaq)

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