Erie


Erie
I. noun Etymology: American French Erie, Erié, modification of Huron Eriehronon the Erie people Date: circa 1909 1. a member of an American Indian people living south of Lake Erie in the 17th century 2. the extinct and probably Iroquoian language of the Erie people II. geographical name city & port NW Pennsylvania on Lake Erie population 103,717

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.