algonquin algonquin  /æl ˈɡɑŋ kwɪn/


  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


  1. Longmeadow 16, Algonquin 3: Sour sequel in girls lacrosse state semifinal

    The Algonquin girls lacrosse team was hoping for déjà vu in Saturday’s Div. 1 semifinal with Longmeadow. The Tomahawks instead received a harsh reality check.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The MetroWest Daily News

  2. Algonquin to host art show at Riverfront Park

    ALGONQUIN  – The village of Algonquin and the Algonquin Public Arts Commission will host the sixth annual Algonquin Art on the Fox fine art show on Saturday and Sunday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Northwest Herald

  3. Roadside safety check planned in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – The Illinois State Police and the Algonqun Police Department will conduct a joint roadside safety check Friday evening in Algonquin.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Northwest Herald


  1. "Algonquin Power's key assets performed successfully in 2007 and the Fund anticipates an exciting year of new growth projects in 2008", commented Dave Kerr, a senior manager with the Fund. "Algonquin Power's natural gas cogeneration...
    on Mar 6, 2008 By: Dave Kerr Source: Earthtimes

  2. Rapper and actor Mos Def described the space, dubbed DD172, as "a cross between early Hitsville, Andy Warhol's Factory and a little bit of the Algonquin roundtable. But it's something completely different."
    on Jan 14, 2010 By: Mos Def Source: Gothamist

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