Aleut

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Etymology[edit]

From Russian алеу́т ‎(aleút), probably from a native word,[1] perhaps Aleut allíthuh ‎(community).

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Aleut ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of the Aleutian Islands, their inhabitants or their language.

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Noun[edit]

Aleut ‎(plural Aleuts)

  1. A member of the indigenous people of the Aleutian Islands of Alaska in the United States and of Kamchatka Krai in the Russia.
  2. A native or inhabitant of the Aleutian Islands.

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Aleut

  1. The language of the Aleutian Islands, related to Eskimo (Inupiaq and Yupik).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Aleut” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.

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