ouananiche

noun oua·na·niche \¦wänə¦nēsh, -nish\
variants: less commonly

ouananiche salmon

Definition of ouananiche

plural

ouananiche

also

ouananiche salmon

  1. :  a small landlocked salmon of Lake St. John, Canada, and neighboring waters

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Origin and Etymology of ouananiche

Canadian French ouananiche, from Montagnais wananish, diminutive of wanans salmon


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