Algonquian adj : of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language [syn: Algonkian, Algonquin]
1 a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast [syn: Algonquin]
2 family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains [syn: Algonquin, Algonquian language]
- Relating to a group of North American languages.
- Croatian: algonkijski