Inuktitut

noun
Inuk·​ti·​tut | \ i-ˈnük-tə-ˌtüt How to pronounce Inuktitut (audio) \

Definition of Inuktitut

: the group of Inuit dialects spoken by the Inuit people chiefly of central and eastern arctic Canada

First Known Use of Inuktitut

1974, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Inuktitut

Inuit, from inuk person + -titut like, in the manner of

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The first known use of Inuktitut was in 1974

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Cite this Entry

“Inuktitut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Inuktitut. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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