Ojibwa

noun
Ojib·wa | \ō-ˈjib-(ˌ)wā \
variants: or Ojibway or Ojibwe
plural Ojibwa or Ojibwas or Ojibway or Ojibways or Ojibwe or Ojibwes

Definition of Ojibwa 

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

2 : an Algonquian language of the Ojibwa people

First Known Use of Ojibwa

1700, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Ojibwa

Ojibwa očipwe·, an Ojibwa band

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Ojibwa

noun
Ojib·wa
variants: or Ojibway or Ojibwe \ō-ˈjib-wā \
plural Ojibwa or Ojibwas or Ojibway or Ojibways or Ojibwe or Ojibwes

Kids Definition of Ojibwa

1 : a member of an American Indian people originally of Michigan

2 : the language of the Ojibwa people

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