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.
The Algonquian language of the Sauk, dialectally related to Fox.
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.
The Algonquian language of this people.
Origin of sauk
North American French saki from Sauk asaakiiha