Meaning of Algonquin
Pronunciation: (al-gong'kin, -kwin), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -quins, -quin
- a member of a group of North American Indian tribes formerly along the Ottawa River and the northern tributaries of the St. Lawrence.
- their speech, a dialect of Ojibwa, of the Algonquian family of languages.
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