Siksika

noun

Sik·​si·​ka
ˈsiksə̇kə
plural Siksika or Siksikas
1
a
: an Algonquian people of Montana and southern Alberta and Saskatchewan, Canada
b
: a member of such people
2
a
: blackfoot
b
: blackfoot

Word History

Etymology

Blackfoot, from siksinam black + oqkatsh foot

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“Siksika.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Siksika. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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