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Winneway (Long Point Algonquins)

"Winneway" is the name of one of the Algonquin First Nations of Quebec. Their name is said to come from a French translation of an Algonquin place name, probably meaning either "running water" or "troubled waters." In English they are known as the Long Point Algonquins. In Algonquin, they often refer to themselves as Winnewayinini (people of Winneway.) The Winneway Algonquins speak a Northern Algonquin dialect.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Winneway tribe and language:

 Algonquin
 Winneway Algonquins
 Algonquin First Nations
 Algonquin translation
 Algonquian language
 Quebec Native people

Here are links to more Internet resources about the Winneway Algonquins:
 Long Point First Nation
 Algonquin Anishinabeg Nation Tribal Council: Winneway
 Aboriginal Affairs: Algonquins of Winneway

And here are a few good books about the Winneways:
 The Algonquins
 Eci Mikoian
 Algonquian Spirit



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