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Haida

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noun, Hai·da \ˈhī-də\

Definition of Haida

plural Haida or Haidas

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, and Prince of Wales Island, Alaska

  2. 2 :  the language of the Haida people



Origin of haida

Haida (northern dialect) ḥà·t̓e·, ḥà·de·, a self-designation


First Known Use: 1841


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