togue

[tohg]

Origin of togue

1830–40; < Canadian French < Eastern Algonquian, perhaps shortening of Micmac atoγwa·su trout
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Historical Examples of togue

  • The havoc wrought among the finny hordes—the trout and “togue” and chub, the red-fins, shiners, and minnows—was enormous.

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    Charles G. D. Roberts