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Ainu

noun Ai·nu \ˈī-(ˌ)nü\
plural Ainu or Ainus

Definition of AINU

1
:  a member of an indigenous people of the Japanese archipelago, the Kuril Islands, and part of Sakhalin Island
2
:  the language of the Ainu people

Origin of AINU

Ainu aynu person
First Known Use: 1817

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