Variant of Inuit
- a member of a group of indigenous people of N North America, inhabiting areas from Greenland and E Canada to Alaska
- the language of this people, belonging to the Eskimo-Aleut language family
- Eskimo (): in this sense, Inuit is now the preferred term in Canada
Origin: Esk inuit, pl. of inuk, person, man
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