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Sequoya
color lithograph after an 1828 portrait by Charles Bird King (1785-1862)

Se·quoy·a

or Se·quoy·ah  (sĭ-kwoi′ə) Also called George Guess. 1770?-1843.
Cherokee scholar who developed a system of transcribing the Cherokee language.

Se•quoy•a

or Se•quoy•ah

(sɪˈkwɔɪ ə)

n.
1770?–1843, Cherokee Indian, credited with the invention of a syllabary for writing Cherokee.
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at the University of California, Irvine, in Latin American Literature, Vailakis was one of the founders of an Orange/San Diego County literary group and journal, Sequoya, which published and promoted art and literature from the multicultural perspective of those younger academics and teachers.
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