Definition of Mikasuki in English:

Mikasuki

(also Miccosukee, Mickasuky)

noun

  • 1A member of a North American Indian people formerly inhabiting north-western Florida.

  • 2The Muskogean language of the Mikasuki.

adjective

  • Of, relating, or belonging to the Mikasuki or their language.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in American State Papers, Indian Affairs. From the name of a former town in the Creek Confederacy, hence probably from Creek, but form and etymology unknown.

Pronunciation

Mikasuki

/ˌmɪkəˈsuːki/