variant of chikee

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  • Chickee — Ein Chickee oder Chiki ist eine Art Pfahlhütte, die vom Indianer Stamm der Seminolen aus Florida entwickelt wurde. chiki ist das Seminolenwort für Haus . Der Architekturstil der Chikis Palmblätterdach auf Sumpfzypressenpfählen wurde im frühen 19 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chickee — ☆ chickee [chik′ē, chi kē′ ] n. [< ? AmInd (Creek)] a Seminole Indian house built on stilts, with open sides and a thatched roof of palm leaves …   English World dictionary

  • Chickee — An Indian camp with a sleep chickee, cooking chickee, and eating chickee. Chikee or Chickee ( house in the Creek and Mikasuki languages spoken by the Seminoles and Miccosukees) is a shelter supported by posts, with a raised floor, a thatched roof …   Wikipedia

  • Chickee — Le chickee est un type d habitation inventé par la tribu amérindienne Séminole, chickee étant le mot séminole pour « maison ». Le style architectural chickee (constitué de palme et de cyprès chauve) naquit au début du XIXe siècle,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • chickee — /chi kee , chik ee/, n. 1. Also, chikee. (among the Seminole Indians) an open sided structure, usually thatched with palms and serving as a dwelling. 2. a similar structure, used to provide shelter from the sun, as at a beach. [ < Mikasuki cikî·… …   Universalium

  • Everglades Chickee Cottage & Bungalow - Ochopee — (Ochopee,США) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес …   Каталог отелей

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  • Christopher Paul Curtis — at the University of Michigan Flint Born May 10, 1953 (1953 05 10) (age 58) Flint, Michigan, United States …   Wikipedia

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