Definition of Algonkin in English :

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Algonkin meaning in English

Meaning of Algonkin in English

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Algonkin pronunciation in English

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1. algonkian, algonkin

a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec

2. algonkian, algonkin

the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian

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n. pl. Algonquin or Algon·quins also Algonkin or Al·gon·kins
a. A member of any of various Native American peoples inhabiting the Ottawa River valley of Quebec and Ontario.
b. Any of the varieties of Ojibwa spoken by the Algonquin.
a. A member of an Algonquian people.
b. An Algonquian language.

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