Synonyms of eskimo


1. Eskimo, Esquimau, Inuit, Indian, American Indian, Red Indian

usage: a member of a people inhabiting the Arctic (northern Canada or Greenland or Alaska or eastern Siberia); the Algonquians called them Eskimo (`eaters of raw flesh') but they call themselves the Inuit (`the people')

2. Eskimo, Esquimau, Eskimo-Aleut, Eskimo-Aleut language

usage: the language spoken by the Eskimo

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