Eskimo-Aleut
noun Date: 1921 a language family including Eskimo and Aleut languages

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eskimo-Aleut — [es′kə mō΄al′ē o͞ot΄, es′kə mō΄al′yo͞ot΄, es′kə mō΄ə lo͞ot′] n., adj. (designating or of) a family of languages including Aleut and the Eskimo languages …   English World dictionary

  • Eskimo-Aleut — noun the family of languages that includes Eskimo and Aleut • Syn: ↑Eskimo Aleut language • Hypernyms: ↑natural language, ↑tongue • Hyponyms: ↑Eskimo, ↑Esquimau, ↑Aleut …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eskimo-Aleut — /es keuh moh euh looht , al ee ooht /, n. 1. a stock of languages, consisting of Eskimo and Aleut. adj. 2. of or belonging to Eskimo Aleut. * * * …   Universalium

  • Eskimo-Aleut — noun the family of languages comprising Inuit, Yupik, and Aleut. adjective relating to Eskimo Aleut …   English new terms dictionary

  • eskimo-aleut — ● esquimau aléoute ou eskimo aleut nom masculin Famille de langues réunissant l esquimau et les dialectes aléoutes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Eskimo-Aleut — /ˌɛskəmoʊ əˈlut/ (say .eskuhmoh uh looht) noun a family of languages including Aleut and the languages of the Inuit …   Australian English dictionary

  • Eskimo-Aleut — noun A language family native to Greenland, the Canadian Arctic, Alaska, and parts of Siberia. Syn: Eskaleut, Eskale …   Wiktionary

  • Eskimo-Aleut languages — Family of languages spoken in Greenland, Canada, Alaska, U.S., and eastern Siberia by the Eskimo and Aleut peoples. Aleut, distantly related to the Eskimo languages, consists of eastern and western dialects; today both are spoken by fewer than… …   Universalium

  • Eskimo-Aleut languages — Infobox Language family name=Eskimo Aleut altname=Eskaleut region=American Arctic, east Siberia familycolor=American family=Eskimo Aleut child1=Aleut child2=Eskimo map caption=Eskimo Aleut languages spoken in United States, Canada and… …   Wikipedia

  • Eskimo-Aleut language — noun the family of languages that includes Eskimo and Aleut • Syn: ↑Eskimo Aleut • Hypernyms: ↑natural language, ↑tongue • Hyponyms: ↑Eskimo, ↑Esquimau, ↑Aleut …   Useful english dictionary

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