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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 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...
- Gitche Manitou (Gitchi Manitou, Kitchi Manitou, etc.) means "Great Spirit" in several Algonquian languages. Christian missionaries have translated God...
- Manitou is an unincorporated urban community in the Muni****lity of Pembina within the Canadian province of Manitoba that held town status prior to January...
- 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 Lake is a salt-water lake in Western Saskatchewan near the Alberta border west of North Battleford. Because the lake is endorheic and quite salty...
- USA, climbing the well-known mountain Pikes Peak. The base station is in Manitou Springs, Colorado near Colorado Springs. The railway is the highest in...
- Manitou Springs Bridges are historic bridges are located on Park and Canon Avenues over Fountain Cr**** in Manitou Springs, Colorado. The bridges are on...
- This article is about Little Manitou Lake. For another Manitou Lake, see Manitou Lake (Saskatchewan). Little Manitou Lake is a small sal****er lake about...