Tecumseh Name Meaning & Origin
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Means "Panther passing from one place to another" in Shawnee. The name is referring to the passing of a shooting star.
Pronounced: teh-cum-THEH (Shawnee) teh-CUM-seh (English)
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Tecumseh was a Shawnee leader who attempted to establish a confederacy to unify Native Americans against white encroachment.
William Tecumseh Sherman, General in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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