It was in this manner that the Jesuits gained entrée to the Iroquois settlements.
Kessenich, to be fair, has also lavished the Iroquois with praise for their skills and sportsmanship in subsequent games.
If for nothing else, lacrosse matters because it reminds us the Iroquois still exist.
When the teams played the Sunday before, the Iroquois lost by only a single point.
These comments incited an uproar among Iroquois fans believing Kessenich had disrespected their tradition.
Denonville had succeeded in arousing the French government to the importance of proceeding vigorously against the Iroquois.
"He means the Ohio," explained the Iroquois to the children.
The lodges of the Iroquois would be full of the scalps of white men.
But everything is raw, for the Iroquois are thorough savages.
He talked of the unseen deities that ruled the life of the Iroquois through mystic dreams.
1660s, from French (c.1600); not an Iroquoian word, perhaps from an Algonquian language. Related: Iroquoian.