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Meaning of ILLINOIS

Pronunciation:  `ilu'noy

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the Algonquian language of the Illinois and Miami peoples
  2. [n]  a Midwest state in north-central United States
  3. [n]  a member of the Algonquian people formerly of Illinois and regions to the west
 

ILLINOIS is a 8 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: IL, Land of Lincoln, Prairie State
 
 See Also: Algonquian, Algonquian, Algonquian language, Algonquin, Algonquin, American state, capital of Illinois, Carbondale, Champaign, Chicago, Decatur, East Saint Louis, Illinois River, Middle West, Midwest, Moline, Peoria, Rock Island, Rockford, Springfield, Urbana, Windy City

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Il`li*nois"\, n.sing. & pl. (Ethnol.)
A tribe of North American Indians, which formerly occupied
the region between the Wabash and Mississippi rivers.

 

 

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