namaycush

[ nam-i-kuhsh, nam-ey- ]
/ ˈnæm ɪˌkʌʃ, ˈnæm eɪ- /
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noun, plural nam·ay·cush·es, (especially collectively) nam·ay·cush.

a lake trout.

Nearby words

  1. namable,
  2. namangan,
  3. namaqualand,
  4. namas kar,
  5. namaste,
  6. namby-pamby,
  7. name,
  8. name after,
  9. name day,
  10. name is mud, one's

Origin of namaycush

1735–45; < Cree name·kos < Proto-Algonquian *name·kwehsa

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