Abanic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Ojibwe Ab-Boin-Ug (Dakota; Sioux; roasters (From their habit of torturing people))[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

(General American) IPA(key): /əˈbæn.ɪk/

Adjective[edit]

Abanic (not comparable)

  1. A member of the Sioux tribe of American Indian; Siouan.[1]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5), page 2