Nipigon

[nip-i-gon]
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Historical Examples of nipigon

  • The Nipigon, near by, is said to be the finest of trout streams.

    A Summer's Outing

    Carter H. Harrison

  • It was their intention to pass outside the islands that almost block the entrance to Nipigon Bay.

    The Island of Yellow Sands

    E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill

  • Alempigon improperly written for Nipigon, a small lake north of lake Superior.

    The Indian in his Wigwam

    Henry R. Schoolcraft

  • Alempigon, improperly written for Nipigon, a small lake north of lake Superior.

    The American Indians

    Henry R. Schoolcraft

  • "I must tell the Indian boys on the Nipigon about this," he said to Sylvia as they returned to the veranda.

    A Hoosier Chronicle

    Meredith Nicholson


British Dictionary definitions for nipigon

Nipigon

noun
  1. Lake Nipigon a lake in central Canada, in NW Ontario, draining into Lake Superior via the Nipigon River. Area: 4843 sq km (1870 sq miles)
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