- a member of a North American Indian people formerly of Wisconsin and Iowa, now living mostly in Oklahoma.
- the dialect of the Fox language spoken by the Sauk.
Examples from the Web for sauk
Ahlef said there simply were no other employment opportunities where he lived in the town of Sauk Centre, Minnesota.Walmart’s Black Thanksgiving Woes
Daniel Gross, Nico Hines
November 29, 2013
I went by team, leaving Sauk Center with the mercury at forty below zero.
We turned ours over to the officer in charge of Sauk Center post.
On our way to the fort, Sauk Center was the last place at which we found any settlers.
At the lake they found an old blind Sauk who had been left behind.Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 7
Charles H. Sylvester
White Bear was glad to hear this man speaking the Sauk language.Shaman
Word Origin and History for sauk
midwestern U.S. Indian tribe, 1722, alternative writing of Sac.
southern Coastal Salishan group of Native Americans, from a native Lushootseed name, probably folk-etymologized by influence of Sauk (1).