Definition of Seattle, Chief in English:

Seattle, Chief

(also Seatlh)

proper noun

  • (1786–1866), Native American leader of the Suquamish and Duwamish tribes. He signed the Treaty of Port Elliott in 1855, guaranteeing a reservation for his people in what became the state of Washington. The city of Seattle is named for him.

Pronunciation

Seattle, Chief

/sēˈatl/