from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Teton.
  • n. The dialect of Sioux spoken by the Teton.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A Native American tribe, also known as the Sioux, now living primarily on the Rosebud, Pine Ridge, Lower Brule, Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Reservations.
  • proper n. The language spoken by the Lakota.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a member of the large western branch of Sioux people which was made up of several groups that lived on the plains


Lakota for "alliance of friends" (Wiktionary)


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