wampumpeag

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Narragansett word, from wap ‘white’ + umpe ‘string’ + -ag plural suffix.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwɒmpəmpiːɡ/

Noun[edit]

wampumpeag (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) wampum

Derived terms[edit]