- a member of a group of Eskimos inhabiting northern Alaska along the Bering, Chukchi, and Arctic coasts, and some distance inland.
- the Inuit language as spoken by the Inupiaq people.
Origin of Inupiaq
< Inupiaq inyupiaq (plural inyupiat) real person
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Currently Cherokee, Hawaiian, Inuktitut, Inupiaq, Kalaallisut, and Navajo are supported.Should Google Be Mapping Tribal Lands?
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They shouted “aarigaa” at each other—an Inupiaq word meaning “very good.”Best New York Times Corrections Ever: 'The Shining,' Twilight Sparkle & More
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