Sauk meaning

săk, sôk
A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting parts of Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa, with a present-day population mainly in Oklahoma. Sauk resistance to removal from their Illinois lands ended in 1832 with the Black Hawk War.
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The Algonquian language of the Sauk, dialectally related to Fox.
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A member of a North American Indian people formerly living in the area of modern Green Bay, Wisconsin, and later on reservations in Oklahoma and Kansas.
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The Algonquian language of this people.
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Origin of sauk

  • North American French saki from Sauk asaakiiha

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition