noun, plural Mon·ta·gnais [mon-tuh n-yey, –yeyz, mawn-] /ˌmɒn tənˈyeɪ, -ˈyeɪz, ˌmɔ̃-/ for 1.
- a member of an American Indian people of Quebec and Labrador.
- the Algonquian language of the Montagnais, closely related to Cree.
noun plural -gnais (jeɪ, jeɪz) or -gnaises (jeɪz)
- a member of an Innu people living in Labrador and eastern Quebec
- the Algonquian language of this people