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Wawenorrowot: See Chief Greylock
Wawenorrowot was the Abenaki name of the Missisquoi chief known as
Chief Greylock in English.
"Wawenorrowot" does not actually mean "Greylock" in Abenaki-- that may have been his father's name,
or it may have been a nickname of his. The actual meaning of "Wawenorrowot" is "fools the enemy."
Here are our links related to Chief Wawenorrawot:
Grey Lock's War
Here are links related to the Missisquoi/Abenaki tribes:
Abenaki tribe language
Chief Graylock and the Abenakis
Abenaki words and meanings
Northeast Woodland Indian facts
Here are a few good books about the Abenakis:
The Western Abenakis of Vermont
The Original Vermonters
The Language of Basket Making
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