Menominee

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Menominee the Algonquian language spoken by the Menomini
    • n Menominee a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central Wisconsin
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Menominee That section of the Huronian system which constitutes the Menominee iron range along the river of this name and on the border of Michigan and Wisconsin. It consists of metamorphosed sedimentary and eruptive rocks, and is separable into a lower and an upper portion.
    • n Menominee Coregonus qnadrilateralis, one of the whitefishes found in the Great Lakes and north to Alaska.
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Usage

In literature:

First the Menominees and Winnebagoes must be assembled in council.
"Lazarre" by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
The parent tree is owned by Mrs. L. K. Irvine, Menominee, Dunn County, Wis.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
There the Menominees invited them to remain and share their reservation, as they had plenty of good land.
"The Indian Today" by Charles A. Eastman
When she came home she told us they were Menominee Indians come to fish for a time.
"A Child of the Sea; and Life Among the Mormons" by Elizabeth Whitney Williams
At this council Ogemaunee was present representing the Menominees of Wisconsin.
"Stories of the Badger State" by Reuben Gold Thwaites
N Menominee, 2 (UM).
"North American Jumping Mice (Genus Zapus)" by Philip H. Krutzsch
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In news:

Menominee County Voiture 1288 of the 40 et 8 is conducting a ticket raffle drawing with proceeds for the Nurses Training Program and community projects.
The Menominee Voiture has an outstanding record with the Nurses Training Program.
People from the Menominee community were at Riverside Cemetery remembering local fallen soldiers.
Fascinating "Court of Champions" television special on creating the floor for the NCAA Final Four CBS Sports Network feature showed how the process starts at Menominee Tribal Enterprises in Neopit, Wis.
Drop box to encourage unused drugs disposal in Menominee.
Clare will face Kingsford or Menominee for a Division 5 football regional title next week.
The Pioneers (9-2) take on the winner of today's district final in Menominee pitting the Flivvers (9-1) and Maroons (9-1).
ESCANABA — The Delta County Board of Commissioners approved an agreement Tuesday to consolidate Michigan State University Extension offices in Delta, Menominee and Dickinson counties.
MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Menominee Police say a 34-year-old Wisconsin man drowned this week near the Menominee Marina.
A group of 15 hunters was ready to bag a buck at the crack of dawn Thursday morning in northern Menominee County.
Almond-Bancroft 52, Menominee Indian 27.
0Organizers say although Muay Thai and MMA (mixed martial arts) events are new to the Dickinson and Menominee area, they are gaining popularity with residents.
The Daily Mining Gazette applauds the city of Gladstone and the Public Health Departments of Delta and Menominee Counties for launching the Yellow Bike program.
Officials from both the Michigan and Wisconsin Departments of Natural Resources (DNR) made themselves available Wednesday at the Norway Schools to hear public comment on the development of the new Menominee River State Recreation Area.
Menominee football coach Ken Hofer retires.
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