from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Native American people formerly inhabiting parts of Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa, with a present-day population mainly in Oklahoma. Sauk resistance to removal from their Illinois lands ended in 1832 with the Black Hawk War.
- n. A member of this people.
- n. The Algonquian language of the Sauk, dialectally related to Fox.
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- n. Any member of a group of Native Americans of the Eastern Woodlands culture group.
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- n. a member of the Algonquian people formerly living in Wisconsin in the Fox River valley and on the shores of Green Bay
North American French saki, from Sauk asaakiiha.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)