Ojibwa

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noun Ojib·wa \ō-ˈjib-(ˌ)wā\
variants: or

Ojibway

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Ojibwe

Definition of Ojibwa

plural

Ojibwa

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Ojibwas

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Ojibway

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Ojibways

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Ojibwe

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Ojibwes

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of the region around Lake Superior and westward

  2. 2 :  an Algonquian language of the Ojibwa people

Origin and Etymology of ojibwa

Ojibwa očipwe·, an Ojibwa band


First Known Use: 1700


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