Definition of Maqua in English:

Maqua

(also Macqua)

noun

  • Mohawk.

Origin

Early 17th century. Partly from Massachusett Mauquawog (plural), and partly from Dutch Maquaas (plural, 1614) from Mahican ma:kwa, both ultimately from Proto-Eastern Algonquian me:nkwe:w Iroquoian.

Pronunciation

Maqua

/ˈmɑːkwə/