pl. -·ag· or -·ags·
- a member of a loosely confederated group of Algonquian peoples in SE Massachusetts or their present-day descendants
- the extinct language of these peoples, comprising several dialects of Massachusett
Origin of WampanoagNarragansett, literally , people of the east
nounpl. Wampanoag or Wam·pa·no·ags
- A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting eastern Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts, including Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, with a present-day population in this same area.
- The Algonquian language of the Wampanoag, a variety of Massachusett.
Origin of WampanoagNarragansett, those of the east.