(n. sing. & pl.) A powerful and warlike confederacy of Indian tribes, formerly inhabiting Central New York and constituting most of the Five Nations. Also, any Indian of the Iroquois tribes.
|a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Iroquois|
|Iroquois League |
League of Iroquois
|a league of Iroquois tribes including originally the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca (the Five Nations), after they were joined by the Tuscarora (the Six Nations)|
|Iroquois||any member of the warlike North American Indian peoples formerly living in New York State, the Iroquois League were allies of the British during the American Revolution|