Montauk(redirected from Montauks)
n. pl. Montauk or Mon·tauks
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting the eastern end of Long Island in New York.
2. The Algonquian language of the Montauk, dialectally related to Mohegan and Pequot.
3. A member of any of various Algonquian peoples of eastern and central Long Island connected with the Montauk.
[From a place name of Montauk origin.]
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