Etymology
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Winnipeg

originally the name of the lake, probably from Ojibwa (Algonquian) winipeg "dirty water;" compare winad "it is dirty." Etymologically related to Winnebago.

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Definitions of Winnipeg

Winnipeg (n.)
the capital and largest city of Manitoba; located in southern Manitoba; known for severe winters;
Winnipeg (n.)
a lake in southern Canada in Manitoba;
Synonyms: Lake Winnipeg
From wordnet.princeton.edu