What is another word for micmac?

5 synonyms found


[ mˈɪkmak], [ mˈɪkmak], [ m_ˈɪ_k_m_a_k]

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How to use "Micmac" in context?

The micmac people are a Native American people who inhabit the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. They are classified as a First Nation, which is the term used for indigenous peoples in Canada who have not given up their traditional way of life. According to the 2006 Canadian Census, around 11,000 Micmac people live in Nova Scotia, which is about 1% of the population.

The Micmac are believed to have come from the Huron people in what is now Michigan and Ontario. By 1500 CE, they had moved close to the present-day Nova Scotia coast.

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