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n. pl. Brulé or Bru·lés
A member of a Native American people constituting a subdivision of the Lakota, with a present-day population in southwest South Dakota.
[French brûlé, burnt (partial translation of their own name for themselves).]
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(Peoples) (sometimes not capital) short for bois-brûlé
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|Noun||1.||Brule - a member of a group of Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux|
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