nounpl. Ho-Chunk, or Ho-Chunks
- A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting the Green Bay area of Wisconsin, with present-day populations in Wisconsin and Nebraska.
- The Siouan language of the Ho-Chunk. Also called In both senses also called Winnebago .
Origin of Ho-ChunkHo-Chunk ho·čągra the Ho-Chunk people ( usually interpreted as meaning people of the great voice or people of the big fish, in reference to the large sturgeon found in their original territory ) ho voice or ho fish čąk big