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Algonquin

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Noun

1. algonquian, algonquin

a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast

2. algonquian, algonquian language, algonquin

family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains

Adjective

3. algonkian, algonquian, algonquin

of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Algonquin

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noun
1. plural -quins, -quin, -kins or -kin
a member of an indigenous North American people formerly living along the St Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers in Canada
2. 
the language of this people, a dialect of Ojibwa
noun, adjective
3.  a variant of Algonquian

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Algonquin

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noun
1. 
a member of an Algonquian people living near the Ottawa River, Canada
2. 
a dialect of Ojibwa spoken by this people
3.  Archaic
Algonquian
adjective
4. 
of the Algonquins or their language or culture

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Algonquin

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n. pl. Algonquin or Algon·quins also Algonkin or Al·gon·kins
1.
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.
2.
a. A member of an Algonquian people.
b. An Algonquian language.

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