I half-expected to see an Eskimo in a huskie-driven sled whiz by.
Fox News producers nicknamed the Palins “The Bitch” and “The Eskimo.”
The day ends in Iowa, of all places, with a one-sentence entry: “Christian K. Nelson took out a patent on the Eskimo Pie.”
We wait for the two to just Eskimo kiss in the corner underneath the mistletoe already.
Further inquiries showed that both the ships had been seen and visited by the Eskimo while they were yet in the ice.
Everything but the provisions for the Eskimo crew was already aboard.
These are of Eskimo make, and not generally obtainable though they may be purchased in Newfoundland.
They bought of the Eskimo what furs they wanted and paid as little for them as possible.
Three days had passed since they arrived at the Eskimo camp.
In a small hut upon the beach lived the Eskimo woman and her boy.
1580s, from Danish Eskimo or Middle French Esquimaux (plural), both probably from an Algonquian word, such as Abenaki askimo (plural askimoak), Ojibwa ashkimeq, traditionally said to mean literally "eaters of raw meat," from Proto-Algonquian *ask- "raw" + *-imo "eat." Research from 1980s in linguistics of the region suggests this derivation, though widely credited there, might be inaccurate or incomplete, and the word might mean "snowshoe-netter." Cf. also Innuit. Eskimo pie "chocolate-coated ice cream bar" introduced 1921.