Keewaydin


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Keewaydin

the Northwest Wind, to whose regions Hiawatha ultimately departed. [Am. Lit.: Longfellow The Song of Hiawatha in Magill I, 905]
See: Wind
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Doris enjoyed collecting Santas, angels, bells and her beloved Keewaydin Island seashells.
Rumor had it that she "shingled as fast as a man." She named her cabin "Keewaydin," a Native American word for "northwest winds."
Areas such as Cape Romano, Keewaydin and the islands near Caxambas Pass all can yield summertime snook during the first few hours of daylight.
By using commercial enzyme-linked immunoabsorbent assays (ELISA) were determined soluble levels of insulin (sensitivity of 0.399 [micro] UI/mL), sCCL2 (limit of detection of 2.3 pg/mL), sAdiponectin (limit of detection 0.019 ng/mL) (ALPCO Diagnostics 26-G Keewaydin Drive, Salem, NH), and sResistin (sensitivity 0.026 ng/mL, R&D Systems Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA).
Views across farmland and towards the Clent Hills in the distance are offered from Keewaydin, a handsome detached residence in Worcester Road, Clent.
Thus departed Hiawatha, Hiawatha the beloved, In the glory of the sunset, In the purple mists of evening, To the regions of the home-wind, Of the Northwest wind Keewaydin, To the Islands of the Blessed, To the kingdom on Ponemah, To the land of the Hereafter!
They include the three ketches - the Bessie Ellen, built in 1904, the Irene, which dates from 1907, and the Keewaydin, built in 1913.
Harry Freedman's "Keewaydin" and Murray Adaskin's "Qalala & Nilaula of the North" paint portraits of the wildness and wilderness that is so much a part of Canada.
Keewaydin provides generous sized accommodation laid out over two floors and standing in its own private grounds with excellent parking, detached single garage and couldn't be better situated for those seeking the beach with boat launching facilities and its close proximity to the 18-hole golf course.
Built in 1902, the New York World newspaper executive editor Herbert Bayard Swope brought the property, which was originally called Keewaydin, in 1929.
Travel Business Review-August 30, 2011--Freedom Boat Club Participates in Annual Keewaydin Island Clean Up Event(C)2011] ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk