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n. pl. Mandan or Man·dans
1. A member of a Native American people formerly living in villages along the Missouri River in south-central North Dakota, with present-day descendants on Lake Sakakawea in west-central North Dakota.
2. The Siouan language of the Mandan.

[French Mandane, probably from Dakota mawátaNna.]


(ˈmæn dæn, -dən)

n., pl. -dans, (esp. collectively) -dan.
1. a member of an American Indian people of North Dakota.
2. the Siouan language of the Mandans.
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By his exertions, trading posts had been established, in 1808, in the Sioux country, and among the Aricara and Mandan tribes; and a principal one, under Mr.
PESHAWAR -- The first edition of the Bannu Twenty20 Cricket Premier League will be commencing from February 10, 2018 at Mandan Park ground with leading cricketers Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Irfan, Umar Gul, Imran Senior and Usman Shinwari will also represent various teams.
ISLAMABAD -- Large-scale anti-encroachment drive will be carried out in Mandan area as part of beautification plan of Bannu City.
13 ruling temporarily blocking Sanford Healths proposed acquisition of Mid Dakota Clinic is good news for patients and their families in the Bismarck and Mandan metropolitan area.
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Encounters at the Heart of the World-A History of the Mandan People by Elizabeth A.
Artists George Catlin and Karl Bodmer immortalized the Mandan Indian chiefs and people in paintings in the 1830s, but since then, the tribe that once flourished in present-day North Dakota has largely been forgotten.
Refined products are taken by truck and rail from Mandan and also shipped east by pipeline to supply the Jamestown area, eastern North Dakota and Minnesota, according to Tesoro's website.
Claryca Mandan, natural resources administrator for Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara tribes' natural resources department, said the area is "one of the worst places it could have happened" because the pipeline sits atop a bluff, and the saltwater ran down the rugged terrain.
The first of the 470m Standard heats saw June McCombe's Lively Mandan produce a strong late run to nail 5-2 favourite Boherna Hill in a time of 28.
International Resource News-January 20, 2011--Tesoro Corporation's Mandan refinery affected due to fire(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
The three companies PT Mandan Steel, PT Meratus Jaya Iron and Steel (Meratus Jaya), and PT Krakatau Steel (Persero).