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Assiniboin

Syllabification: As·sin·i·boin
Pronunciation: /əˈsinəboin/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also Assiniboine)

Definition of Assiniboin in English:

noun (plural same or Assiniboins)

1A member of an American Indian people formerly living in southern Manitoba, but now living in Montana, Alberta, and Saskatchewan.
2The Siouan language of the Assiniboin.

adjective

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Relating to the Assiniboin or their language.

Origin

late 17th century: from Canadian French, from Ojibwa assini:pwa:n 'stone Sioux', from assin 'stone' + pwa:n 'Sioux'.

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