Definition of Chippewa in English:
noun (plural same)chiefly North American
Another term for Ojibwa. Compare with Chipewyan.
- There is no standard spelling in English, and variations include: Ojibwa, Ojibway, Chippewa and Chippeway.
- The Chippewa and Choctaw tribe member and founder of the ‘Famous Dave's’ family restaurant chain openly shared his struggles with alcoholism and school.
- Voters also will decide on a Chippewa Indian proposal that would bring a $350-million casino with 2,500 slot machines and 90 table games to the city.
alteration of Ojibwa.
Definition of Chippewa in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan