noun (plural same)
- 1A member of a former confederacy of six American Indian peoples (Mohawk, Oneida, Seneca, Onondaga, Cayuga, and Tuscarora) who lived mainly in southern Ontario and Quebec and northern New York State.More example sentences
- I saw some guys making to do the running around behind walls and the likes but I am not to be positive that they are Iroquois or Americans.
- Didn't the Cherokees and Iroquois play important roles in the American Revolution?
- When I learned that my great-grandmother was an Onondaga Indian, I studied everything I could about the Iroquois.
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- Relating to the Iroquois or their languages.More example sentences
- Historically, the Iroquois language was oral.
- The council was coordinated with the Iroquois council at Six Nations Reserve in Canada.
- Aside from here, the Lakota and Iroquois nations are represented as Native American countries.
French, from an Algonquian language.
More definitions of IroquoisDefinition of Iroquois in:
- The US English dictionary