follow Dictionary.com

It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!

Koyukon

[koi-yoo-kon, kah-] /ˌkɔɪ yuˈkɒn, ˌkɑ-/
noun
1.
a member of a North American Indian people living in the Yukon River valley in west-central Alaska.
2.
the Athabaskan language of the Koyukon.
Also called Tena.
Origin
respelling, after the Koyukuk and Yukon Rivers, of earlier Co-Youkon < Russian kuyukantsy (plural), derivative of Kuyukak the Koyukuk River ≪ Inupiaq kuiyuk
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Koyukon

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Koyukon

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for koyukon