- pl. Nootkas or Nootka a member of a North American Indian people living chiefly on Vancouver Island
- the Wakashan language of this people
See Nootka in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. Nootka Nootka
a. A Native American people inhabiting Vancouver Island in British Columbia and Cape Flattery in northwest Washington.
b. A member of this people.
- The Wakashan language of the Nootka.
Origin: After Nootka (Sound)