zhaaganaash

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Ojibwe[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

zhaaganaash (plural zhaaganaashag)

  1. white person
  2. English person
  3. Irish person
  4. Scottish person

Noun[edit]

zhaaganaash (ᔖᑲᓈᐦᔥ)

  1. English
  2. Erin
  3. Scott

Derived terms[edit]

Independent compounds
  • ᔖᑲᓈᐦᔑᐊᓇᒥᐋ (zhaaganaashi-anami'aa)
    • be a Protestant Christian
  • ᔖᑲᓈᐦᔑᐊᓇᒥᐁᐎᓐ (zhaaganaashi-anami'ewin)
    • Anglican Christian
    • Episcopalian Christian
    • Methodist Christian
    • Protestantism
    • Wesleyan Christian

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See also[edit]

Other Syllabic forms
Other Roman orthographies

References[edit]

  • "zhaaganaash" in A Dictionary of the Otchipwe Language, Beauchemin & Valois, 1878.
  • Jean André Cuoq, Lexique de la Langue Algonquine. Montréal, J. Chapleau & Fils, 1886
  • John D. Nichols and Earl Nyholm, A Concise Dictionary of Minnesota Ojibwe. Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press, 1995: 386a-06.0, 386a-07.0
  • Richard A. Rhodes, Eastern Ojibwa-Chippewa-Ottawa Dictionary. Berlin, Mouton de Gruyter, 1985: 124-14.0