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cherokee


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cherokees  \Cher`o*kees"\,  n.  pl.;  sing.  {Cherokee}.  (Ethnol.) 
  An  Appalachian  tribe  of  Indians,  formerly  inhabiting  the 
  region  about  the  head  waters  of  the  Tennessee  River.  They  are 
  now  mostly  settled  in  the  Indian  Territory,  and  have  become 
  one  of  the  most  civilized  of  the  Indian  Tribes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Cherokee 
  n  1:  the  Iroquoian  language  spoken  by  the  Cherokee  people  [syn:  {Cherokee}] 
  2:  a  member  of  an  Iroquoian  people  formerly  living  in  the 
  Appalachian  Mountains  but  now  chiefly  in  Oklahoma  [syn:  {Cherokee}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Cherokee,  AL  (town,  FIPS  14152) 
  Location:  34.75637  N,  87.96669  W 
  Population  (1990):  1479  (633  housing  units) 
  Area:  5.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  35616 
  Cherokee,  IA  (city,  FIPS  13080) 
  Location:  42.75059  N,  95.55249  W 
  Population  (1990):  6026  (2663  housing  units) 
  Area:  15.9  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  51012 
  Cherokee,  KS  (city,  FIPS  12825) 
  Location:  37.34494  N,  94.82126  W 
  Population  (1990):  651  (319  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  66724 
  Cherokee,  NC 
  Zip  code(s):  28719 
  Cherokee,  OK  (city,  FIPS  13750) 
  Location:  36.75413  N,  98.35493  W 
  Population  (1990):  1787  (1010  housing  units) 
  Area:  3.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  73728 
  Cherokee,  TX 
  Zip  code(s):  76832 




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