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Win·ne·ba·go

 (wĭn′ə-bā′gō)
n. pl. Winnebago or Win·ne·ba·gos or Win·ne·ba·goes

[Fox wiinepyeekooha, those of the dirty water.]

Winnebago

(ˌwɪnɪˈbeɪɡəʊ)
npl -gos or -go
1. (Placename) Lake Winnebago a lake in E Wisconsin, fed and drained by the Fox river: the largest lake in the state. Area: 557 sq km (215 sq miles)
2. (Peoples) a member of a North American Indian people living in Wisconsin and Nebraska
3. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Siouan family

Win•ne•ba•go

(ˌwɪn əˈbeɪ goʊ)

n.
Lake, a lake in E Wisconsin. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Winnebago - a member of the Siouan-speaking people formerly living in eastern Wisconsin south of Green Bay; ally of the Menomini and enemy of the Fox and Sauk people
Siouan, Sioux - a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains
2.Winnebago - the Siouan language spoken by the Winnebago
Siouan language, Siouan - a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux
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FOREST CITY, IOWA - Mainly driven by growth in recreational vehicle trailer sales, Winnebago Industries on Thursday reported hefty increases in revenues and profits for its fiscal year.
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The new Vice President & General Manager, Towables Business has around 30 years of RV industry experience and most recently served as Vice President of Motorhome Sales and Product Management at Winnebago Industries.
Winnebago County is requesting proposals to secure the professional services of an architectural/engineering firm to develop a detailed design and bid package for the roof replacement of Winnebago County Courthouse, 415 Jackson Street, Oshkosh, WI and the Winnebago County Highway Shop, 901 W Cty Road Y, Oshkosh, WI.
18 May 2012 - US recreation vehicles (RV) maker Winnebago Industries Inc (NYSE:WGO) said on Friday it had received a USD11.
Motor home manufacturer Winnebago Industries Inc (NYSE:WGO) reported on Wednesday that it has completed the purchase of substantially all of the assets of SunnyBrook RV Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SunnyBrook Manufacturing Inc.
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will continue to offer all of the products that were sold separately by Winnebago and Sagebrush, and each group of sales representatives will continue selling the products it has been selling.
Instead, the parcel that is home to Winnebago Industries produces what could fairly be described as the amalgamation of the American dream of home ownership and the passion of the road--a line of gasoline- and diesel-powered motor homes.
Now available at no charge to library professionals, the Winnebago Answer Kit from Winnebago Software Company is a comprehensive resource designed to keep pace with information about current library technology.
The greatest authority on the tribe was Paul Radin, who discussed them in his report The Winnebago Tribe (1923), for the Bureau of American Ethnology, and also in The World of Primitive Man (1953).