Definition of Sacajawea in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsakəjəˈwēə/ Pronunciation: /-ˈwāə/
(Circa 1786–1812), Shoshone Indian guide and interpreter; also Sacagawea. She joined the Lewis and Clark expedition in what is now North Dakota and guided their travels through the wilderness and across the Rockies 1804–06.


From Hidatsa tsakaka-wia, literally 'bird-woman'.

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Syllabification: Sac·a·ja·we·a

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