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Noun: Seneca  se-nu-ku
  1. A member of the Iroquoian people formerly living in New York State south of Lake Ontario
  2. The Iroquoian language spoken by the Seneca
  3. Roman statesman and philosopher who was an advisor to Nero; his nine extant tragedies are modelled on Greek tragedies (circa 4 BC - 65 AD)
    - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Derived forms: Senecas

Type of: dramatist, Iroquoian, Iroquoian language, Iroquois, national leader, philosopher, playwright, solon, statesman

Encyclopedia: Seneca, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area