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Saulteaux

[soh-toh] /ˈsoʊ toʊ/
noun, plural Saulteaux
[soh-tohz; especially collectively -toh] /ˈsoʊ toʊz; especially collectively -toʊ/ (Show IPA),
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1.
a member of an American Indian people of Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan, a division of the Ojibwa.
2.
the Algonquian language of the Saulteaux, a dialect of Ojibwa.
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  • Was not she a Saulteaux, and had not she a right to know of this new way, about which so much was being said?

    By Canoe and Dog-Train Egerton Ryerson Young
  • Very cordial was my welcome by the Saulteaux at my new field.

    By Canoe and Dog-Train Egerton Ryerson Young
  • She had heard from some fur-hunters about our having come to live in the land of the Saulteaux.

    On the Indian Trail Egerton Ryerson Young
  • The great white chief found, when he came to Red River, a few families of Saulteaux whom we had permitted to hunt on our lands.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • “It was a Saulteaux, may be,” said Slowfoot, who had been listening with all the eagerness of a gossip.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • In this emergency Dan swerved aside, hoping to get to the bank before the Saulteaux could discover his exact whereabouts.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • The Saulteaux will think that we are lazy, idle men, who like to lie in camp and sleep or smoke while the boys hunt for us.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • Two Saulteaux chiefs, with about forty warriors of that nation, arrived at the settlement.

    The Great Company Beckles Willson
  • He thought the land belonged to the Saulteaux as well as to the Crees.

    The Buffalo Runners R.M. Ballantyne
  • His success had been very marked, and the old Saulteaux rejoiced that he and the rest of them were to be neglected no longer.

    By Canoe and Dog-Train Egerton Ryerson Young

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