Definition of


  1. (noun, person) a member of the Algonquian people formerly living in Wisconsin in the Fox River valley and on the shores of Green Bay

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Synonyms of Sauk


Alternate forms of Sauk

Hypernyms: algonquian, algonquin

Origin of the word Sauk

  1. midwestern U.S. Indian tribe, 1722, from Fr. Canadian Saki, from Ojibwa ozaagii (cf. Sauk asakiwa "person of the outlet"). more

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