Sarcee

noun
Sar·​cee
variants: or less commonly Sarsee or Sarci or Sarsi \ ˈsärsē \
plural Sarcee or Sarcees

Definition of Sarcee

1a : an Athapaskan people of the upper Saskatchewan and Athabaska river valleys in Alberta, Canada
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Sarcee people

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History and Etymology for Sarcee

probably from Blackfoot (Siksika) sa arsi not good

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“Sarcee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sarcee. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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