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Synonyms for Pocahontas

a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617)

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If all else fails, call Skye Coal in Des Moines, Iowa or contact the Pocohontas Coal Company in Pennsylvania.
Owen Ralph, from Cwmaber, gave a virtuoso performance on the recorder of Colours of the Wind from the Disney film Pocohontas.
In chapter four Hodgkins moves to the Virginia colony to trace how the English established a color line, despite the initial biblicist and classicist thinking that made it possible not only for John Rolfe to marry the Powhatan princess Pocohontas but also for her to be compared with Rebecca in the Bible or Lavinia in the Aeneid.
The concert will feature songs from a selection of animated films, including Aladdin, Pocohontas, The Little Mermaid, Tarzan and The Prince of Egypt.
Unfortunately, many valves from Pocohontas are broken along the posterior and/or ventral margins, making measurement of shell length difficult or impossible.
The story of Pocohontas became a staple of the American stage in the early nineteenth century.
Ian McLean has already told how the US housewife ruined his life after she painted herself as a real-life Pocohontas from a native American reservation.
In response to periodic political pressure, the railroad substituted cleaner fuel, such as coke, anthracite, or Pocohontas coal, for dirty bituminous.
His long hair was in Pocohontas plaits under a giant Coolie hat and on his feet again were the platform thongs.
Of course, no Disney theme park would be complete without its very own creations and, to make sure Minnie, Mickey and friends from The Lion King and Pocohontas don't feel left out, there is Camp Minnie-Mickey where you can meet your favourite characters.