Definition of Massasoit in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmasəsoit/

Entry from US English dictionary

(Circa 1580–1661), chief of the Wampanoag Indians; father of King Philip. He signed a peace treaty with the Pilgrims at Plymouth in 1621 and remained a friend to white settlers, although their territorial expansion troubled him.

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Syllabification: Mas·sa·soit

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