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noun, plural Kas·kas, (especially collectively) Kas·ka for 1.
  1. a member of a group of North American Indians of northern British Columbia and southern Yukon Territory.
  2. the Athabaskan language of the Kaska.
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Origin of Kaska

after the Kaska name for McDame Creek in the Cassiar region of N British Columbia
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Historical Examples

  • The province was called by the name of Kaska, and was probably the same as that occupied by the Kaskaskias Indians.

    Ferdinand De Soto, The Discoverer of the Mississippi

    John S. C. Abbott