sqá

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Mohegan-Pequot[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • shquaaw (obsolete orthography)

Etymology[edit]

From the same Proto-Algonquian root *eɬkwe·wa ((young) woman) as Massachusett squàws (woman). See squaw for more information.

Noun[edit]

sqá

  1. woman

References[edit]

  • A Vocabulary of Mohegan-Pequot (John D. Prince, Frank G. Speck)