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Esquimau

play
noun, Es·qui·mau \ˈes-kə-ˌmō\

Definition of Esquimau

plural Esquimau or Esquimaux play \-ˌmō(z)\

  1. :  eskimo



Origin of esquimau

French, from Montagnais (Algonquian language)


First Known Use: 1744


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