Dictionary.com

Montagnais

[ mon-tuhn-yey, mawn- ]
/ ˌmɒn tənˈyeɪ, ˌmɔ̃- /
Save This Word!

noun, plural Mon·ta·gnais [mon-tuhn-yey, -yeyz, mawn-] /ˌmɒn tənˈyeɪ, -ˈyeɪz, ˌmɔ̃-/ for 1.

a member of an American Indian people of Quebec and Labrador.
the Algonquian language of the Montagnais, closely related to Cree.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for Montagnais

Montagnais
/ (ˌmɒntənˈjeɪ) /

noun plural -gnais (jeɪ, jeɪz) or -gnaises (jeɪz)

a member of an Innu people living in Labrador and eastern Quebec
the Algonquian language of this people
C18: from French: of the mountain, from montagne mountain
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!