Sioux

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noun \ˈsü\

Definition of Sioux

plural

Sioux

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  1. 1 :  dakota

  2. 2 :  siouan

Origin and Etymology of sioux

American French, short for Nadouessioux, from Ojibwa na·towe·ssiw-


First Known Use: 1762


SIOUX Defined for English Language Learners

Sioux

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noun \ˈsü\

Definition of Sioux for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a Native American people originally from the north central U.S.


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