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Uncas

[uhng-kuh s] /ˈʌŋ kəs/
noun
1.
("the Circler") 1588?–1683? Mohegan leader.
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  • When Uncas had brained his first antagonist, he turned, like a hungry lion, to seek another.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • Uncas partly raised his body, and offered his hand to the grasp of Heyward.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • This grave group consisted only of Uncas, two of his fiercest-looking and most athletic warriors, the divine, and Eben Dudley.

    The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish James Fenimore Cooper
  • "Uncas will stay," the young Mohican calmly answered in English.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • Uncas and his Mohegans still remained faithful, and helped to carry the wounded back to the ships.

    Famous Indian Chiefs Charles H. L. Johnston
  • Uncas, come this way, lad, and let the ravens settle upon the Mingo.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • But the Uncas stopped and then crept slowly forward, heading north.

    A Prisoner of Morro Upton Sinclair
  • Run back, Uncas, and bring me the size of the singer's foot.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • At a little distance in advance stood Uncas, his whole person thrown powerfully into view.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
  • After which Uncas and I pushed for the other encampment as was agreed.

    The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper

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