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See also: iroquois
French, from Algonquian Irinakhoiw, literally, 'real adders'.
- A confederacy of (originally) five Native American (Indian) tribes: the Mohawks, the Oneidas, the Onondagas, the Cayugas, and the Senecas. Also known as the Iroquois League.
- A person belonging to one of these tribes.
- Any of the languages of the Iroquois, belonging to the Iroquoian family of languages.
- A kind of hairdo, where both sides of the head are shaved leaving only a stripe of hair in the middle.
confederacy of five Native American tribes
a person belonging to an Iroquois tribe
any of the Iroquois languages