ioway ioway

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri
  2. (n) a dialect of the Chiwere language spoken by the Iowa

Synonym(s)

News

  • New Osky logo reflects heritage

    The Oskaloosa Community Schools wanted to honor the heritage of the Ioway tribe in the area. In the past, Oskaloosa had used various generic Indian images, and while they looked nice, they didn’t really have anything to do with specific regional Native American people.
    on August 30, 2013     Source: The Oskaloosa Herald

Quotes

  • "An agent called," Jack Warner recalled in 1967, "said there's a chap out here from Des Moines, Ioway, who, as I understood him to say, he was a sports radio announcer in Des Moines. His name is Ronald Reagan. I said, 'Fine, bring him over...
    on Jun 6, 2004 By: Jack Warner Source: CBS News

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