Tullibee meaning

tŭl'ə-bē'
A whitefish (Coregonus tullibee) found in the Great Lakes of North America.
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Origin of tullibee

  • Canadian French toulibi from Ojibwa dialectal oto·lipi·
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Perhaps from a Cree or Ojibwe term *otonabi (“water mouth").
    From Wiktionary