Algonquin Words?

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Words within the Algonquin language are complex and can be hard for native English speakers to pronounce correctly. When saying Algonquin words, they are said with a strong voice and with conviction. The Algonquin word for dog is animosh. Many Algonquin Indians also learned how to speak English when the Europeans arrived. The Algonquin language is part of the Algic languages. Other tribes whose language are in this category include the Blackfoot, Shawnee, Etchemin, Shinnecock, Cheyenne, Narragansett, Massachusett, Unami, Nanticoke–Piscataway, Ojibwe, Mahican, and Powhatan Indians.
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Mahingan - wolf. Animosh - dog. Aram - wolf-dog.
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Illinois is French for Illini or land of Illini, Algonquin word
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I think it might be used as a suffix (ukqunaz, etc) (via J Eliot, Indian Grammar, circa 1832).
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