Synonyms

1. Eskimo

noun. 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').

Synonyms

  • Esquimau
  • American Indian
  • Red Indian
  • Inuit

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Rhymes with Eskimo

  • dynamo
  • guantanamo
  • kokomo

How do you pronounce eskimo?

Pronounce eskimo as ˈɛskəˌmoʊ.

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Sentences with eskimo


1. Adjective
Terms stated for them also included indian, eskimo, aleut or native.

Quotes about eskimo


1. The Eskimo has fifty-names for snow because it is important to them; there ought to be as many for love.
- Margaret Atwood

2. Eskimo: "If I did not know about God and sin, would I go to hell?"Priest: "No, not if you did not know."Eskimo: "Then why did you tell me?
- Annie Dillard

2. Eskimo-Aleut

noun. the family of languages that includes Eskimo and Aleut.

Synonyms

  • Aleut
  • Esquimau
  • Eskimo-Aleut language
  • Eskimo
  • tongue

3. Eskimo-Aleut_language

noun. the family of languages that includes Eskimo and Aleut.

Synonyms

  • Aleut
  • Esquimau
  • Eskimo
  • tongue
  • Eskimo-Aleut

4. Eskimo

noun. the language spoken by the Eskimo.

Synonyms

  • Esquimau
  • Eskimo-Aleut
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