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n. pl. Nanticoke or Nan·ti·cokes
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting Delaware and eastern Maryland between Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic coast.
2. The Algonquian language of the Nanticoke.
n., pl. -cokes, (esp. collectively) -coke.
1. a member of an American Indian people who lived in the central Delmarva Peninsula in the 17th century.
2. the extinct Eastern Algonquian language of the Nanticokes.
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|Noun||1.||Nanticoke - a member of the Algonquian people formerly of Maryland and eastern Delaware|
|2.||Nanticoke - the Algonquian language spoken by the Nanticoke and Conoy|