Definition of Lenni Lenape in English:

Lenni Lenape

Syllabification: Len·ni Len·a·pe
Pronunciation: /ˈlenē ˈlenəpē, ləˈnäpē/

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  • 1A group of North American Indian peoples who formerly occupied the Delaware and Hudson River valleys, with existing populations in Oklahoma, Kansas, Wisconsin, and Ontario.
  • 1.1A member of one of the Delaware peoples.
  • 2The Eastern Algonquian language spoken by any of the Delaware peoples.

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