Definition of neechee in US English:

neechee

(also neche, neeche, nitchie)

noun

Canadian
derogatory
  • A North American Indian.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Long (fl. 1768–1791). From Ojibwa ni:či friend (used between men), vocative of ni:kka:niss my (a man's) male friend.

Pronunciation

neechee

/ˈniːtʃiː/