Definition of Muskego in English:

Muskego

(also Maskegon, Muskegon, Mushkego)

noun

  • A member of a North American Indian people inhabiting a swampy region on the western coast of Hudson and James Bays, Canada.

Origin

Late 18th century. From Swampy Cree omaske·ko·w, self-designation, lit. ‘muskeg person’ from Cree maske·k. In the some forms via Canadian French Maskégon.

Pronunciation

Muskego

/mʌˈskiːɡəʊ/