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Nootka

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noun Noot·ka \ˈnu̇t-kə\

Definition of Nootka

plural Nootka or Nootkas

  1. 1 :  a member of a group of American Indian peoples inhabiting the west coast of Vancouver Island

  2. 2 :  the Wakashan language of the Nootka people



Origin of nootka

Nootka Sound, Vancouver Island


First Known Use: 1796


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