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"Pekwakik" is an alternate spelling of Pigwacket, one of the subgroups of the Abenaki tribe.
It is also a place name in New Hampshire. The meaning of the name in the Abenaki language is "land of caves."
Pekwakik Tribe Resources
Here are links to our webpages about the Pekwakik tribe and language:
The Eastern Woodlands
Books about the Pekwakiks
Here are a few good books about the Pekwakik and related Abenaki bands:
Norumbega Reconsidered: Mawooshen and the Wawenoc Diaspora
Twelve Thousand Years: American Indians in Maine
The Language of Basket Making
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