algonquian algonquian  /æl ˈɡɑŋ ki ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) 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. (n) family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
  3. (adj) of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language

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News

  1. In Pa., methods for finding Bigfoot

    JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — There are many names given to this cross-cultural phenomenon: In Asian countries, it's Gin-Sung; Wendigo in Algonquian; Canadians call it Sasquatch; for years, Bigfoot has creepe
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Intelligencer

  2. Pennsylvania investigators on hunt for Bigfoot

    There are many names given to this cross-cultural phenomenon: In Asian countries, it’s Gin-Sung; Wendigo in Algonquian; Canadians call it Sasquatch; for years, Bigfoot has creeped into bedtime lore from around the world — even in Somerset County.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Cumberland Times-News

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