Makataimeshekiakiak


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Noun1.Makataimeshekiakiak - Sauk leader who in 1832 led Fox and Sauk warriors against the United States (1767-1838)Makataimeshekiakiak - Sauk leader who in 1832 led Fox and Sauk warriors against the United States (1767-1838)
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Makataimeshekiakiak, or Black Hawk, a war chief of the Sauk nation, which was resident on American territory, reminded the British that "at the Commencement of the War we were loath to take up the Tomahawk and did not until you absolutely threatened us seriously with your displeasure" and promised that "those bad spirits the Americans were entirely driven off our Lands and those of our Ancestors.