| Share
 

Dictionary


Pow•ha•tan



Pronunciation: (pou'u-tan", -hat"n), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/powhatan.html on line 77 [key]
n.,
pl. -tans, (esp. collectively) -tan for 1.

1. a member of any of the Indian tribes belonging to the Powhatan Confederacy.
2. the Eastern Algonquian language spoken by the Powhatan people.
3. c1550–1618, North American Indian chief in Virginia, father of Pocahontas and founder of the Powhatan Confederacy.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/powhatan.html on line 119 power train Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/powhatan.html on line 127 Powhatan Confederacy
See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/powhatan.html on line 138 Powhatan (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/powhatan.html on line 140 Powhatan (Encyclopedia)

 

Related Content