Definition of Inuktitut in English:

Inuktitut

Line breaks: Inuk|ti¦tut
Pronunciation: /ɪˈnʊktɪtʊt
 
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(also Inuktituk /-tʊk/)

noun

[mass noun]
  • The Inuit language.
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    • There are two sources of native borrowing: the Canadian Indian languages such as Cree, Dene, and Ojibwa, and Inuktitut, the language of the Inuit or Eskimo.
    • Signs are written both in English and Inuktitut, the Inuit language.
    • It was followed by Dene, Inuktitut, Slavey, Dogrib and Ojibway translations.

Origin

Inuit, literally 'the Inuk way', used as the title of a periodical.

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