from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Native American people formerly inhabiting eastern Alabama, southwest Georgia, and northwest Florida and now located in central Oklahoma and southern Alabama. The Creek were removed to Indian Territory in the 1830s.
- n. A member of this people.
- n. The Muskogean language of the Creek.
- n. A Native American confederacy made up of the Creek and various smaller southeast tribes.
- n. A member of this confederacy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. one of a Native American tribe from the Southeastern United States
- proper n. the Muskogean language of the Creek tribe
- adj. of or pertaining to the Creek tribe
From the picturesque creeks near which they lived.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)