Six Nations


Six Nations
   Dr Their grievances, 5. S Lands allotted to, on Grand River, 74. Hd Too few in number to be important as allies, 126; their raid on Wyoming, 151; deputation to Quebec shown English fleet, 152; Molly Brant's influence with, 155; deputation of, wait on MacLean at Niagara, 171; threatened by Schuyler, 257; settle on Grand River, 258; party of, remain at Cataraqui, 265.
   Bib.: See Iroquois.

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  • Six Nations — Sportart Rugby Union Gegründet 1883 Mannschaften 6 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Six Nations — may refer to:* Iroquois Confederacy, a group of First Nations/Native Americans that originally consisted of five nations, later six * The Six Celtic Nations, areas of Europe with a recent Celtic history and in possession of Celtic languages * Six …   Wikipedia

  • Six Nations — Six Six, a. [AS. six, seox, siex; akin to OFries. sex, D. zes, OS. & OHG. sehs, G. sechs, Icel., Sw., & Dan. sex, Goth. sa[ i]hs, Lith. szeszi, Russ. sheste, Gael. & Ir. se, W. chwech, L. sex, Gr. ??, Per. shesh, Skr. shash. [root]304. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Six Nations — n. the Five Nations plus the Tuscaroras, constituting a later confederacy of Iroquoian peoples …   English World dictionary

  • Six Nations — noun a league of Iroquois tribes including originally the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca (the Five Nations); after 1722 they were joined by the Tuscarora (the Six Nations) • Syn: ↑Iroquois League, ↑League of Iroquois, ↑Five Nations • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Six-Nations — Cinq Nations  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Cinq tribus civilisées ou Tournoi des cinq nations. Les Iroquois étaient regroupés dans une confédération de cinq nations : les Tsonnontouans, les Onnontagués, les Goyogouins, les Onneiouts… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Six Nations — Cinq Nations  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Cinq tribus civilisées ou Tournoi des cinq nations. Les Iroquois étaient regroupés dans une confédération de cinq nations : les Tsonnontouans, les Onnontagués, les Goyogouins, les Onneiouts… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Six Nations — noun an annual rugby union tournament between the nations of Italy, France, England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland, the successor to the Five Nations tournament …   Wiktionary

  • Six Nations — Five Nations plus the Tuscaroras (see Five Nations) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Six Nations — /sɪks ˈneɪʃənz/ (say siks nayshuhnz) noun the Five Nations of the Iroquois confederacy and the Tuscaroras. See Five Nations …   Australian English dictionary

  • Six Nations — the Five Nations of the Iroquois confederacy and the Tuscaroras. * * * …   Universalium