Definition of Sauk
plural Sauk or Sauks or Sac or Sacs
: a member of an American Indian people formerly living in what is now Wisconsin
Variants of sauk
Origin of sauk
short for Saukie, Saki, from American French saki, from Ojibwa osa·ki·, or a cognate Algonquian word
First Known Use: 1722
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