- a member of an Algonquian tribe of North American Indians that originally lived in the upper Midwest and now reside in Coahuila, Mexico, and in Kansas and Oklahoma.
- the dialect of the Fox language spoken by the Kickapoo.
- a river in SW Wisconsin, flowing SSW to the Wisconsin River. 130 miles (210 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for kickapoo
Only a few, however, succeeded in reaching the Kickapoo agency.The Indian Question (1874)
Francis A. Walker
They made me wash, then they painted me and said I was a Kickapoo.
A Red force is reported to be advancing from the north on Kickapoo (cb').Manual of Military Training
James A. Moss
This group of effigies was found on the banks of the Kickapoo River.The Prehistoric World
E. A. Allen
The brothers were accompanied by a band of Kickapoo Indians.Four American Indians
Edson L. Whitney