Washington vs Sahaptin - What's the difference?

washington | sahaptin |


As nouns the difference between washington and sahaptin

is that washington is a one-dollar bill while sahaptin is a native american people which occupied a large territory along the columbia river in northern idaho, oregon and washington.

As a proper noun washington

is , the commander in chief of the continental army of the american rebels and first president of the united states of america, from 1789 to 1797.

washington

English

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • , the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army of the American rebels and first President of the United States of America, from 1789 to 1797.
  • , the federal capital of the United States since 1800.
  • (by synecdoche) The federal government or administrative authority of the United States.
  • A (USstate) Capital: Olympia; largest city: Seattle.
  • A in the county of Tyne and Wear in the Northeast of England.
  • popular during the first century of American independence, also in the form George Washington.
  • Derived terms

    * WA * * Washingtonian * Washington's Birthday

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a one-dollar bill
  • See also

    * * DC * ----

    sahaptin

    English

    (Sahaptin language) (Sahaptian languages) (Sahaptin people)

    Alternative forms

    * Shahaptian * Sahaptian

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A Native American people which occupied a large territory along the Columbia river in northern Idaho, Oregon and Washington.
  • A member of this people.
  • The language spoken by the Sahaptin people.