Main definitions of Mohican in English

: Mohican1Mohican2

Mohican1

Pronunciation /mōˈhēkən/ /moʊˈhikən/

Translate Mohican into Spanish

noun

British
  • A mohawk hairstyle.

    ‘I was a nihilistic punk with a Mohican and a ring in my nose’
    • ‘a Mohican haircut’

Origin

1950s (as Mohican haircut): erroneously associated with the North American Indian people (see Mohican), from illustrations or film adaptations of James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans. See also Huron.

Main definitions of Mohican in English

: Mohican1Mohican2

Mohican2

Pronunciation /mōˈhēkən/ /moʊˈhikən/

Translate Mohican into Spanish

nounMohican, Mohicans

adjective