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Lenni Lenape

[len-ee] /ˈlɛn i/
Delaware (defs 5, 6).
Also called Lenape. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Justice explained the characteristics of the dreaded weapon of the lenni-lenape.

  • Will you swear that the message that went with it had nothing to do with the lenni-lenape?'

    The Trail Book Mary Austin
  • Much food was given to the brave lenni-lenape, and he was sent to a lodge to rest.

    The Scouts of the Valley Joseph A. Altsheler
  • He went on telling many things, new to us, of the highness of the lenni-lenape.

    The Trail Book Mary Austin
  • Hah-gweli-da-et-gah was at work among them, coming in the form of the famished lenni-lenape.

    The Scouts of the Valley Joseph A. Altsheler
  • The lenni-lenape were the better bowmen; their long arrows carried heavier points.

    The Trail Book Mary Austin
  • The sick lenni-lenape was gone, and with him the boy, Paul, the youngest of the prisoners.

    The Scouts of the Valley Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Walter Butler had lied to me; the lenni-lenape had never sat at this rite; his mongrel clan had no voice here.

    The Reckoning Robert W. Chambers
  • This national disposition in regard to peacemaking was once the occasion of a serious misfortune to the tribe of lenni-lenape.

    Stories of New Jersey Frank Richard Stockton

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