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Abitibi

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Algonquin, akin to Kickapoo and Fox, abi'ta-bi-g (halfway across water), from abi'ta (halfway) + bi (water).

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæb.əˈtɪ.bi/, /ˌæb.əˈtɪ.bɪ/

Proper nounEdit

Abitibi

  1. A geographic region in Quebec within Abitibi-Témiscamingue.
  2. (ethnography, Canada) An Algonkian people of Ontario.

NounEdit

Abitibi (plural Abitibi or Abitibis)

  1. (ethnography) A member of the Abitibi people.

FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abitibi

  1. Abitibi

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