inupiat

Inupiaq

[ih-noo-pee-ak, ih-nyoo-]
noun, plural Inupiat [ih-noo-pee-at, ih-nyoo-] .
1.
a member of a group of Eskimos inhabiting northern Alaska along the Bering, Chukchi, and Arctic coasts, and some distance inland.
2.
the Inuit language as spoken by the Inupiaq people.

Origin:
< Inupiaq inyupiaq (plural inyupiat) real person

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