Ainu meaning

īno͝o
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A member of an indigenous people of Japan, now inhabiting parts of Hokkaido, Sakhalin, and the Kuril Islands.
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The language of the Ainu.
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A member of an indigenous people of Japan, now living mainly on Hokkaido and also on Sakhalin Island.
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The language of this people.
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Of the Ainus or their language or culture.
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Of or pertaining to the Ainu ethnic group or their language.
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An ethnic group on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido.
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The endangered language spoken by the Ainu ethnic group, generally considered a language isolate with no known relation to other languages.
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Origin of ainu

  • Ainu aynu person

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ainu アイヌ (aynu)

    From Wiktionary