Chingachgook


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Chingachgook

ever-devoted to Hawkeye. [Am. Lit.: The Last of the Mohicans]
See: Loyalty

Chingachgook

idealized noble Indian. [Am. Lit.: The Deers layer]
References in classic literature ?
Even your traditions make the case in my favor, Chingachgook," he said, speaking in the tongue which was known to all the natives who formerly inhabited the country between the Hudson and the Potomac, and of which we shall give a free translation for the benefit of the reader; endeavoring, at the same time, to preserve some of the peculiarities, both of the individual and of the language.
But every story has its two sides; so I ask you, Chingachgook, what passed, according to the traditions of the red men, when our fathers first met?
demanded the Indian, who expected his reply with that sort of interest that a man feels in the confirmation of testimony, at which he marvels even while he respects it; "the fathers of Chingachgook have not lied
At length Chingachgook turned his eyes slowly toward his son, and demanded:
We have already mentioned the baptismal name of this ancient chief; but in his conversation with Natty, held in the language of the Delawares, he was heard uniformly to call himself Chingachgook, which, interpreted, means the “Great Snake.
He was debating within himself the advisability of trying to find words to express this sentiment, when Mr Pickering, the modern Chingachgook, trod on another twig in the background and Elizabeth stopped abruptly with a little cry.
But experience had taught Mr Pickering that, superior as he was to Chingachgook and his friends in many ways, as a creeper he was not in their class.
In these tales of the adventures of Hawkeye and his faithful Indian companion, Chingachgook, Cooper combined Scott's romance and adventure with legends about Daniel Boone, the first real-life western hero and celebrity.
Smooth in power delivery and sure-footed around corners, this boy is sure to become the modern-day Chingachgook of motorcycling.
At Camp Chingachgook on Lake George in New York, OSB is the material of choice.
The American Lung Association of the Northeast is now accepting applications for its Champ Camp for Kids with Asthma (CCKA), to be held this year Camp Chingachgook, located on Lake George in Kattskill Bay, New York, from Aug.
Etablished in 1913, YMCA Camp Chingachgook is one of the oldest children's camps in America and is presently celebrating 100 years of operation.