Mi'kmaq

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Etymology[edit]

From Mi'kmaq Míkmaq.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪkmæk, ˈmɪɡmə, ˈmiːmɒ/

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Mi'kmaq

  1. An Aboriginal people residing in the Canadian provinces of Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, and Quebec, and in the U.S. cities of Boston and New York City.
  2. The polysynthetic Eastern Algonquian language spoken by this people, closely related to Maliseet and Passamaquoddy.

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Mi'kmaq (comparative more Mi'kmaq, superlative most Mi'kmaq)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Mi'kmaq people, language, or culture.

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References[edit]

  • “Mi'kmaq” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.

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