Definition of Tlingit
plural Tlingit or Tlingits
1 : a member of a group of American Indian peoples of the islands and coast of southern Alaska
2 : the language of the Tlingit peoples
Origin of tlingit
Tlingit łi·ngít human being
First Known Use: 1865
Rhymes with tlingit
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