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Yupik

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noun Yu·pik \ˈyü-pək\

Definition of Yupik

plural

Yupiks

or

Yupik

  1. 1 :  the language of the Eskimo people of southwestern Alaska

  2. 2 :  a member of the Yupik-speaking people



Origin and Etymology of yupik

Central Alaskan Yupik yúppik, literally, authentic person


First Known Use: 1951


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