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Assiniboin

noun, As·sin·i·boin \ə-ˈsi-nə-ˌbȯin\

Definition of Assiniboin

plural Assiniboin or Assiniboins or Assiniboine or Assiniboines

  1. :  a member of an American Indian people originally of the area between the upper Missouri and middle Saskatchewan rivers



Variants of assiniboin

or Assiniboine play \ə-ˈsi-nə-ˌbȯin\

Origin of assiniboin

Ojibwa dialect assini·pwa·n, literally, stone Sioux


First Known Use: 1794


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