[ koh-kan-ee ]
/ koʊˈkæn i /
any of several lacustrine sockeye salmons.
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Origin of kokanee
1870–75; perhaps <Shuswap (an Interior Salish language of British Columbia) kəknǽxw
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British Dictionary definitions for kokanee
/ (kəʊˈkænɪ) /
a landlocked salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka kennerlyi, of lakes in W North America: a variety of sockeye
Word Origin for kokanee
probably from Kokanee Creek, in SE British Columbia
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