Definition of Crow noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//krəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//kroʊ//
(pl. Crow, Crows)
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a member of a Native American people, many of whom live in the US state of Montana Culture The Crow were hunters and grew tobacco. They helped the US Army against the Sioux people. Most Crows now live on a reservation (= land given and protected by the US government) in southern Montana. Word Originsuggested by French gens de corbeaux, translating Siouan apsáaloke ‘crow people’. Siouan is a family of North American Indian languages.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Crow