Definition of Chattas
1. chatta [n] - See also: chatta
Lexicographical Neighbors of Chattas
Literary usage of Chattas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Historical Collections of Louisiana: Embracing Translations of Many Rare and by Benjamin Franklin French (1850)
"This mighty nation of the chattas (Choctaws), consisting of near three thousand ... and chattas, dwell in divers towns, being five hundred fighting men, ..."
2. The English Illustrated Magazine (1888)
"On a third panel is shown a dagoba surmounted by two chattas placed one above ... the accumulated honour of the five chattas, which subsequently, as FlO i3. ..."
3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1856)
"The umbrellas referred to in the Ninevite sculptures are facsimiles of the “chattas” still in use among the Burmese and Indians. ..."
4. Colonial Mobile: An Historical Study Largely from Original Sources, of the by Peter Joseph Hamilton (1910)
"... and chattas," although he mentions Fort Louis itself rather than its outpost. In fact, a general Indian war with the English followed, extending even to ..."