[ chi-kee, chik-ee ]
/ tʃɪˈki, ˈtʃɪk i /


Also chikee. (among the Seminole Indians) an open-sided structure, usually thatched with palms and serving as a dwelling.
a similar structure, used to provide shelter from the sun, as at a beach.

Origin of chickee

From the Mikasuki word čikî˙ dwelling Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019