noun, plural In·nu·its, (especially collectively) In·nu·it.
Definition for innuit (2 of 2)
noun, plural In·u·its, (especially collectively) In·u·it for 1.
Origin of Inuit
Examples from the Web for innuit
These with the Georges river Innuit comprise less than 50 individuals.Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory|Lucien Turner
The Innuit's summer home is very different from his winter home.Alaska|Ella Higginson
Rowland had done what no Innuit hunter will attempt—he had fought and killed the Tiger-of-the-North with a knife.The Wreck of the Titan|Morgan Robertson
Touching incidents of Innuit life were constantly passing before Mr. Hall.North-Pole Voyages|Zachariah Atwell Mudge
The 'Innuit' was last seen nearly a month ago beset off Jones' Sound.In the Arctic Seas|Francis Leopold McClintock
British Dictionary definitions for innuit (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for innuit (2 of 2)
noun plural -it or -its
Word Origin for Inuit
Word Origin and History for innuit
1765, from Inupiaq Eskimo inuit "people," plural of inuk "man, person."