Kamchadal

noun
Kam·​cha·​dal
variants: or less commonly Kamchadale \ ¦kämchə¦däl \ or Kamchadele \ -​del , -​dē(ə)l \
plural Kamchadal or Kamchadals

Definition of Kamchadal

1a : a people of southern Kamchatka who are chiefly hunters and fishers
b : a member of such people
2 : a Luorawetlan language of the Kamchadal people

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History and Etymology for Kamchadal

Russian Kamchadal Kamchatkan

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“Kamchadal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kamchadal. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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