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The Lenape are a Native American tribe featured in Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition. Like all natives, they can be allied with by building a Trading Post at their Trading Post site. They only appear normally in the Battle of Queenston Heights Historical Battle, but can sometimes spawn in the map Unknown.


Lenape warrior portrait.png Lenape Warrior: Lenape skirmisher with a War Cry ability.
Native villager aoe3de.png Villager: Lenape Villager


Age Technology Cost Effect
Native Warrior Societies.png Lenape Warrior Societies 125 wood,
75 coin
Lenape Warriors get +25% hit points and cause +25% more damage
Cherokee War Dance.png Lenape Ceremony 200 wood,
200 coin
Lenape Warrior build limit increased by 10.
Cherokee Basket Weaving.png Lenape Clans 400 wood,
400 coin
War Cry ability takes less time to be recharged
Sequoyahs Cherokee Syllabary.png Lenape Three Sisters 400 wood,
200 coin
Villagers gather food from Mills, Farms, Rice Paddies, Fields and Haciendas +30% faster. Hacienda food auto gather rate increased by +30%

In-game dialogue[]

The Lenape Warrior reuses voice lines of the Cree Tracker. The Lenape Villagers also reuse voice lines of the Cree Tracker, along with lines of the Haudenosaunee villager.

  • Select 1 Ki'gway - Ready
  • Select 2 Ta'ntsi? - Commander?
  • Move 1 Da'k'ut'i - I'm going
  • Move 2 Ao'm'esi - I'll do it
  • Attack 1 Iy'uy mai'tch'iyy! - To battle!
  • Attack 2 D'uta - Attack!


The Lenape, also known as the Leni Lenape, Lenni Lenape, and Delaware people, were one of the First Nations who allied with the British during the War of 1812. Lenape warriors fought throughout the duration of the war, and participated in the Capture of Fort Detroit, the Battle of Queenston Heights, the Battle of Fort George, the Battle of the Thames, the Battle of Longwoods, the First Battle of Fort Erie, the Battle of Chippawa, the Battle of Lundy's Lane, the Siege of Fort Erie, and the Battle of the Niagara.