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tillicum

/ (ˈtɪlɪkəm) /
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noun
US and Canadian informal (in the Pacific Northwest) a friend
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Word Origin for tillicum

from Chinook Jargon, from Chinook tlxam kin, esp as distinguished from chiefs
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