qajaq

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

qajaq (plural qajaqs)

  1. Alternative form of kayak

Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *qaja- (boat, kayak, build a kayak), from Proto-Eskimo *qańa- (boat, kayak). Compare qaanniorpoq (builds a kayak).

Noun[edit]

qajaq (plural qaannat)

  1. kayak

Descendants[edit]

  • West Greenlandic Pidgin: kyak (ship)

Inuktitut[edit]

Noun[edit]

qajaq (dual qajaak, plural qajait)

  1. Latin spelling of ᖃᔭᖅ (qajaq)