Yukon

geographical name Yu·kon \ ˈyü-ˌkän \

Definition of Yukon

1 river 1979 miles (3185 kilometers) long in Yukon and Alaska flowing northwest and southwest into the Bering Sea — see lewes 1
2 or formerly Yukon Territory territory of northwestern Canada between Alaska and British Columbia bordering on the Arctic Ocean; capital Whitehorse area 205,345 square miles (531,843 square kilometers), population 33,897

Yukoner

play \-ˌkä-nər\ noun

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