noun, plural Hai·das, (especially collectively) Hai·da for 1.
  1. a member of an Indian people inhabiting the Queen Charlotte Islands in British Columbia and Prince of Wales Island in Alaska.
  2. the language of the Haida people, part of the Na-Dene language group.
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  1. plural -das or -da a member of a seafaring group of North American Indian peoples inhabiting the coast of British Columbia and SW Alaska
  2. the language of these peoples, belonging to the Na-Dene phylum
Derived FormsHaidan, adjective
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