Definition of Inuktitut in English:


Syllabification: I·nuk·ti·tut
Pronunciation: /iˈn(y)o͝oktiˌto͝ot
(also Inuktituk /-to͝ok/)


  • The Inuit language spoken in the central and eastern Canadian arctic.
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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.


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

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