plural noun the northernmost of the three peoples forming the Blackfoot confederacy.
from Blackfoot siksi- 'black' + ka- 'foot'.

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  • Siksika — Häuptling Curley Bear, 1903 Die Siksika (sprich: sik sik AH) (‘Schwarzfuß’, daher im engl. oft Blackfoot) sind eine der First Nations im Süden der kanadischen Provinz Alberta. Als kleinster der drei Stämme bilden sie gemeinsam mit den kulturell… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Siksika — ISO 639 3 Code : bla ISO 639 2/B Code : bla ISO 639 2/T Code : bla ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • siksika — sik·si·ka …   English syllables

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  • Siksika Nation — The Siksika Nation is a First Nation in southern Alberta, Canada. The name Siksiká comes from the Blackfoot words sik (black) and iká (foot), with a connector s between the two words. The plural form of Siksiká is Siksikáwa . The Siksikáwa are… …   Wikipedia

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  • Idioma siksiká — Siksiká ᓱᖽᐧᖿ, Siksiká Hablado en  Canadá  Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Blackfoot Confederacy — Blackfoot redirects here. For other uses, see Blackfoot (disambiguation). Blackfoot Bear Bull Total population 32,000 Regions with si …   Wikipedia

  • Bakers Massaker — Wohngebiet Ehemaliges Stammesgebiet der Blackfoot, heutige Reservation in Montana und Reservate in Alberta, Kanada. Systematik …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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