Etymology
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sagamore (n.)

"king or chief among some Native American tribes," 1610s, sagamo, from Abenaki (Algonquian) zogemo "chief, ruler," which is distantly related to the source of sachem.

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Definitions of sagamore

sagamore (n.)
a chief of a North American tribe or confederation (especially an Algonquian chief);
Synonyms: sachem
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