Inupiaq

[ ih-noo-pee-ak, ih-nyoo- ]

noun,plural I·nu·pi·at [ih-noo-pee-at, ih-nyoo-] /ɪˈnu piˌæt, ɪˈnyu-/ for 1.
  1. a member of a group of Indigenous peoples inhabiting northern Alaska along the Bering, Chukchi, and Arctic coasts, and some distance inland.

  2. the Inuit language as spoken by the Inupiaq people.

Origin of Inupiaq

1
From Inupiaq inyupiaq (plural inyupiat ) “real person”

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