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Saulteaux

[soh-toh]
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noun, plural Saul·teaux [soh-tohz; especially collectively -toh] /ˈsoʊ toʊz; especially collectively -toʊ/ for 1.
  1. a member of an American Indian people of Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan, a division of the Ojibwa.
  2. the Algonquian language of the Saulteaux, a dialect of Ojibwa.
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  • “It was a Saulteaux, may be,” said Slowfoot, who had been listening with all the eagerness of a gossip.

    The Buffalo Runners

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • He thought the land belonged to the Saulteaux as well as to the Crees.

    The Buffalo Runners

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • Very cordial was my welcome by the Saulteaux at my new field.

    By Canoe and Dog-Train

    Egerton Ryerson Young

  • The great white chief found, when he came to Red River, a few families of Saulteaux whom we had permitted to hunt on our lands.

    The Buffalo Runners

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • The Saulteaux will think that we are lazy, idle men, who like to lie in camp and sleep or smoke while the boys hunt for us.

    The Buffalo Runners

    R.M. Ballantyne