Inupiat

noun
Inu·pi·at | \i-ˈnü-pē-ˌät, -ˈnyü-\
variants: or Inupiaq \i-ˈnü-pē-ˌäk, -ˈnyü- \

Definition of Inupiat 

1 plural Inupiat or Inupiaq or Inupiats or Inupiaqs : a member of an indigenous Eskimo people of northern Alaska

2 : the language of the Inupiat people

First Known Use of Inupiat

1967, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Inupiat

Inupiat inʸupiaq, plural inʸupiat, literally, real person

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