Lenni-Lenape


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Lenni-Lenape:

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, English name given several closely related Native American groups of the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). In the 17th cent., they lived in what is now New Jersey, Delaware, E Pennsylvania, and SE New York.
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, Native North Americans.
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In a precedent-setting, watershed decision, the Superior Court of New Jersey today ruled in favor of both the Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Indians of New Jersey and the N.
A director of Lenni-Lenape Girl Scout Council, he is active with Christ Church in Pompton Lakes and various community service organizations throughout northern New Jersey.