Definition of Sauk in English:


Syllabification: Sauk

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(also Sac)

noun (plural same or Sauks)

  • 1A member of an American Indian people inhabiting parts of the central US, formerly in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa, now in Oklahoma and Kansas.
  • 2The Algonquian language of the Sauk.


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  • Relating to the Sauk or their language.


from Canadian French Saki, from Ojibwa osākī '(people of the) river mouth'.

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