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Meaning of ILLINOIS

Pronunciation:  `ilu'noy

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