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Definition of Manitou

Manitou
Manito Man"i*to, Manitou Man"i*tou, Manitu Man"i*tu, n. A name given by tribes of American Indians to a great spirit, whether good or evil, or to any object of worship. --Tylor. Gitche Manito the mighty, The Great Spirit, the creator, Smiled upon his helpless children! --Longfellow. Mitche Manito the mighty, He the dreadful Spirit of Evil, As a serpent was depicted. --Longfellow.

Meaning of Manitou from wikipedia

- Manitou is the spiritual and fundamental life force among Algonquian groups in the Native American mythology. It is omnipresent and manifests everywhere:...
- The Manitou is a 1978 American horror film produced and directed by William Girdler. It stars Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara and Susan Strasberg. It was...
- The city of Manitou Springs is a home rule muni****lity located in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. The town was founded for its scenic setting...
- Manitou qualifies as the largest "lake in a lake". Lake Manitou has an area of about 104 square kilometres (40 sq mi). It is drained by the Manitou River...
- The Manitou Springs Incline, also known as the Manitou Incline or simply the Incline, is a po****r hiking trail rising above Manitou Springs, Colorado...
- Gitche Manitou (Gitchi Manitou, Kitchi Manitou, etc.) means "Great Spirit" in several Algonquian languages. Christian missionaries have translated God...
- Little Manitou Lake is a small sal****er lake about 120 kilometres south-east of Saskatoon, Canada. The lake was formed by receding glaciers during the...
- Manitou River may refer to: Manitou River (Manitoulin Island), drains Lake Manitou on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada Manitou River (Seine River)...
- Manitou Island may refer to: Manitou Island (Lake Superior), a small island off the eastern tip of the Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula Manitou Island (Wisconsin)...
- Manitou Beach and Devils Lake are two unincorporated communities in the Irish Hills region of Lenawee County in the U.S. state of Michigan. In order to...