What does slavey mean?

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ˈsleɪ vislavey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skivvy, slaveynoun

    a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work

Wiktionary

  1. slaveynoun

    A maid, maidservant.

  2. Slaveynoun

    An Athabascan people of western Canada

  3. Slaveynoun

    The Slavey language

  4. Etymology: A euphemism for Slave (French Esclave), originally a translation of the Cree word for slave, an appellation the Cree gave several of their traditional enemies. In English, the final e came to be pronounced as if Slave were a native name; this pronunciation was first written Slavé and later Slavey.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slaveynoun

    a maidservant

Freebase

  1. Slavey

    The Slavey are a First Nations aboriginal people of the Dene group, indigenous to the Great Slave Lake region, in Canada's Northwest Territories, and extending into northeastern British Columbia and northwestern Alberta.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavey in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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