Definition of Ahousaht
1 : a Nootka people of Vancouver Island
2 : a member of the Ahousaht people
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Origin and Etymology of ahousaht
Nootka ʽa·ḥu·sʔatḥ, from ʽa·ḥu·s, inlet of Clayoquot Sound on Vargas Island, British Columbia + -ʔatḥ, element meaning “(those) residing at”
First Known Use: 1803
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