hunk-papa

Hunkpapa

[huhngk-pah-puh]
noun, plural Hunkpapas (especially collectively) Hunkpapa.
a member of a North American Indian people belonging to the Teton branch of the Dakota.
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hunkpapa

noun
1. a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly lived in the western Dakotas; they were prominent in resisting the white encroachment into the northern Great Plains 
2. a Siouan language spoken by the Hunkpapa 
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