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noun, plural Crees, (especially collectively) Cree.
a member of a North American Indian people of Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Montana.
an Algonquian language, the language of the Cree Indians.
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In one corner stood the wheel at which Cree had to fill his own pirns.
He payed off all he owed, and so Cree's life was not, I think, a failure.
Every one said that Mysy's death would be a merciful release—every one but Cree.
For some cause this old brave and his immediate family had been chased out of the Cree village, many miles to the northwest.
The old Cree chief soon departed, with a grin on his face, and his arms full of bundles.
British Dictionary definitions for Cree (1 of 2)
/ (kriː) /
South Wales and Southwest English dialect temporary immunity from the rules of a game: said by children
Word Origin for cree
of unknown origin
British Dictionary definitions for Cree (2 of 2)
/ (kriː) /
plural Cree or Crees a member of a Native American people living in Ontario, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba
the language of this people, belonging to the Algonquian family
a syllabic writing system of this and certain other languages
Word Origin for Cree
from first syllable of Canadian French Christianaux, probably based on Ojibwa Kenistenoag (tribal name)
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