abenaki abenaki

Definition(s):

  • (n) a member of the Algonquian people of Maine and southern Quebec

News

  • American Indians outraged after protesters destroy 9/11 memorial in their name

    Members of the Abenaki tribe are outraged after protesters at Middlebury College in Vermont uprooted a 9/11 memorial display in their name. College Republicans at the school placed 2,977 flags in a field that were meant to represent the nearly 3,000 people who died in the terrorist attacks on Sept. ...
    on September 15, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

Quotes

  • "Nescambiouit is an Abenaki of great reputation. His exceptional qualities were recognized not only by his people, but by the King of France. It is therefore with respect that we pay homage to him today," said the Honourable Jim Prentice,...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Jim Prentice Source: Canada NewsWire (press release)

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