Synonyms for siksika or Related words with siksika

piegan              kainai              saulteaux              ktunaxa              nakoda              tahltan              yellowknives              piikani              poundmaker              chipewyan              yakama              anishinaabe              blackfeet              peigan              hidatsa              gitxsan              piapot              secwepemc              anishinabe              ojibway              dogrib              blackfoot              ojibwa              pamux              nlaka              anishinaabeg              musqueam              oyate              katzie              missouria              nakota              schitsu              peguis              tsilhqot              wintun              lutsel              sinixt              unceded              ulkatcho              shoshoni              kinistin              quileute              ditidaht              waututh              molala              ojibwe              tsleil              tagish              ahtahkakoop              havasupai             



Examples of "siksika"
"Siksika" means literally Blackfoot, being named after the Siksika Nation.
The Siksika government applied for a licence to produce Medical Marijuana in April 2016. They anticipate to generate $14.2M in annual revenue. The Siksika Resource Development Ltd, and Siksika Herbz Ltd partnership plan to construct 25,000 Sq ft facility East of Calgary. Revenue generated will also be donated to support social services. The Siksika intend to distribute the medication domestically and internationally.
The Siksika Nation's name derives from "Siksikáwa," meaning "Those of like". The Siksika also call themselves "Sao-kitapiiksi," meaning "Plains People".
The station is currently owned by Siksika Communications Society.
Old Sun Community College is a community college owned and operated by First Nations that provides post-secondary education and training in Siksika 146, Alberta, Canada to members of the Siksika Nation.
The Siksika Nation reserve, Siksika 146 is located approximately east of Calgary, and south of the Trans Canada Highway (Highway 1). Its administrative and business district is located adjacent to the community of Gleichen.
Bert Crowfoot (born in Gleichen, Alberta) is a Canadian journalist, photographer and TV producer of Siksika/Saulteaux descent.
The district was named after the town of Gleichen Alberta, that is situated north of Siksika Nation.
Klein was made an honorary member of the Blackfoot Siksika Nation, one of only two to be honoured as such.
CHDH-FM is a First Nations community radio station which operates at 97.7 MHz (FM) in Siksika, Alberta, Canada.
The district's major communities, Vulcan, Coalhurst, the Siksika Nation, Arrowwood, Picture Butte and Mossleigh provide service centres for area's agricultural and oil & gas industries.
Robin Leslie Big Snake was born on April 10, 1984. His mother Lisa is Cree, being one of the largest groups of first nation or aboriginal people and his father Carlon is Blackfoot, another large group of aboriginal people. Mainly these tribes are apart of the Siksika nation that reside in Alberta. The nation of Siksika is found to have around 6896 people. about 3783 people living on the reserve and 3086 living off the reserve.
Preceded by Highway 22X in the west, Highway 901 begins at Highway 24, approximately northwest of the Hamlet of Carseland and south of the Hamlet of Cheadle. After intersecting Highway 817, the highway enters the Siksika I.R. No. 146, an Indian reserve of the Siksika Nation, intersecting Highway 547 south of the Hamlet of Gleichen. A short distance later, the highway leaves the Indian reserve and ends at the Trans-Canada Highway, east of Gleichen.
The Kainai speak a language of the Algonquian linguistic group; their dialect is closely related to those of the Siksika and Peigan. They are one of three nations comprising the Blackfoot Confederacy.
Gleichen is a hamlet in southeast Alberta, Canada within Wheatland County. It is located adjacent to the Siksika Nation at the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 547, approximately southeast of Strathmore. It has an elevation of .
The Albertan government granted the Siksika nation $93M to rebuild their communities; $10M of this grant will be used to train and upgrade the vocational skills needed to perform construction repairs.
The name "Netsepoye" comes from a Native American term, meaning "the people that speaks the same language". The word refers to the Blackfoot Confederacy, hinting that the fossil specimen is in Blackfoot territory as well as another petalodontiform "Siksika ottae".
Running Rabbit signed Treaty No.7 with the Canadian government alongside other Siksika nation chiefs including Crowfoot and Old Sun. The treaty promised the Blackfoot Confederacy reserve lands, hunting rights, trapping rights, and annual provisions/and or payments from the Queen in exchange for all of the traditional territory of the confederacy with the exception of lands set aside for reservations. Running Rabbit was recognized as a minor Siksika chief and was listed as having 90 followers. Running Rabbit and his band continued to live a traditional nomadic lifestyle until the last bison herds within the area were destroyed in 1881, resulting in his band and others of the Siksika nation settling on their previously set aside reserve 60 miles east of Calgary Alberta. On the reservation Running Rabbit was noted for trying to adapt to a new lifestyle which was forced upon them, becoming a noted farmer in 1887.
The Niitsitapi, also known as the Blackfoot Indians, reside in the Great Plains of Montana and the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan. Only one of the Niitsitapi tribes are called Blackfoot or Siksika. The name is said to have come from the color of the peoples’ moccasins, made of leather. They had typically dyed or painted the soles of their moccasins black. One legendary story claimed that the Siksika walked through ashes of prairie fires, which in turn colored the bottoms of their moccasins black.
Siksika 146 is an Indian reserve in southern Alberta, Canada. It has a land area of 696.54 km², making it the second-largest Indian reserve in Canada (after Blood 148, Alberta). It is located southeast of Calgary and is inhabited by members of the Siksika Nation. It is bordered by Vulcan County, Wheatland County, and the County of Newell, and is located at an elevation of . The Canada 2011 Census reported a population of 2,972 inhabitants. The reserve is home to the Blackfoot Crossing historical park.