Blackfoot
noun (plural Blackfeet or Blackfoot) Date: 1790 1. a member of an American Indian people of Montana, Alberta, and Saskatchewan 2. the Algonquian language of the Blackfeet

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  • Blackfoot —   [ blækfʊt], Blackfeet [ blækfiːt], in der Populärliteratur auch wörtlich übersetzt Schwarzfuß Indianer, zu den Plains Indianern gehörender Stammesverband von Algonkin sprechenden Stämmen, den Piegan, Blood und Siksika (Nördlich Blackfoot), die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Blackfoot — [blak′foot΄] n. pl. Blackfeet or Blackfoot [transl. of Blackfoot siksīka] 1. a) a member of a North American Indian people consisting of three subgroups (the Blackfoot proper, the Blood, and the Piegan) and living in Montana, Saskatchewan, and… …   English World dictionary

  • Blackfoot — Black foot , a. Of or pertaining to the Blackfeet; as, a Blackfoot Indian. n. A Blackfoot Indian. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blackfoot — Blackfoot, ID U.S. city in Idaho Population (2000): 10419 Housing Units (2000): 3929 Land area (2000): 5.408660 sq. miles (14.008364 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.255463 sq. miles (0.661647 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.664123 sq. miles (14.670011… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Blackfoot — Ehemaliges Stammesgebiet der Blackfoot, heutige Reservation in Montana und Reservate in Alberta, Kanada Die Blackfoot (Englisch „Schwarzfuß“) oder Blackfeet sind ein indianisches Volk, das im Norden der USA und im Süden Kanadas lebt. Die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blackfoot — Infobox Ethnic group group=Blackfoot poptime=32,000 popplace= flagicon|Canada Canada (flagicon|Alberta Alberta) flagicon|USA United States (flagicon|Montana Montana) rels=Christianity, Traditional beliefs, other langs=English, Blackfoot… …   Wikipedia

  • Blackfoot — /blak foot /, n., pl. Blackfeet, (esp. collectively) Blackfoot, adj. n. 1. a member of a North American tribe of Indians of Algonquian stock. 2. the Algonquian language of the Blackfeet. adj. 3. of or pertaining to the Blackfeet. [1785 95; trans …   Universalium

  • Blackfoot — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Blackfoot (homonymie). Blackfoot est un groupe de rock sudiste formé en 1972 à Jacksonville en Floride avec deux anciens membres de Lynyrd Skynyrd, le bassiste Greg T. Walker et le guitariste chanteur Ricky… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Blackfoot — noun (plural same or Blackfeet) 1》 a member of a confederacy of North American Indian peoples of the north western plains consisting of three closely related tribes: the Blackfoot proper or Siksika, the Bloods, and the Peigan. 2》 the Algonquian… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Blackfoot — /ˈblækfʊt/ (say blakfoot) noun 1. a Native American people of the Great Plains of the US. 2. (plural Blackfoot or Blackfeet) a member of this people. 3. any of the Algonquian languages spoken by these people. –adjective 4. of or relating to this… …   Australian English dictionary

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