Sauk

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noun \ˈsȯk\

Definition of Sauk

plural

Sauk

or

Sauks

or

Sac

or

Sacs

  1. :  a member of an American Indian people formerly living in what is now Wisconsin

Variants of sauk

or

Sac

play \ˈsak, ˈsȯk\

Origin and Etymology of sauk

short for Saukie, Saki, from American French saki, from Ojibwa osa·ki·, or a cognate Algonquian word


First Known Use: 1722


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