Inuktitut articles on Wikipedia
Inuktitut (English pronunciation: /ɪˈnʊktᵻtʊt/; Inuktitut [inuktiˈtut], syllabics ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ; from inuk person + -titut like, in the manner of), also Eastern
May 21st 2017

Inuktitut syllabics
Inuktitut syllabics (Inuktitut: ᖃᓂᐅᔮᖅᐸᐃᑦ [qaniujaːqpaˈit] or ᑎᑎᕋᐅᓯᖅ ᓄᑖᖅ [titiʁauˈsiq nuˈtaːq]) is an abugida-type writing system used in Canada by the
Jan 29th 2017

Inuktitut Braille
Inuktitut-BrailleInuktitut Braille is a proposed braille alphabet of the Inuktitut language based on Inuktitut syllabics. Unlike syllabics, it is a true alphabet, with
Mar 1st 2016

Inuit phonology
the Canadian and Greenlandic dialects. Almost all dialects of Inuktitut have only three basic vowels and make a phonemic distinction between short
May 2nd 2017

Inuvialuktun, also known as Inuit Western Canadian Inuit, Western Canadian Inuktitut, and Western Canadian Inuktun, comprises several Inuit language varieties
Nov 5th 2016

Inuit grammar
making words very long and potentially unique. For example, in Inuktitut">Nunavut Inuktitut: ᑐᓵᑦᓯᐊᕈᓐᓇᖖᒋᑦᑐᐊᓘᔪᖓ tusaatsiarunnanngittualuujunga I can't hear very well
Feb 1st 2017

Inuit languages
Canada. Mallon, Mick-Inuktitut-LinguisticsMick Inuktitut Linguistics for Technocrats. Mallon, Mick (1991) Introductory Inuktitut and Introductory Inuktitut Reference Grammar. ISBN
Jan 29th 2017

Inuktitut (magazine)
Inuktitut (ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ) is a Canadian Inuit magazine produced by the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and Beat Studios. The magazine, now available quarterly (four
Aug 11th 2016

Inuktitut-English Pidgin
Inuktitut-English Pidgin was an Inuit pidgin used as a contact language in Quebec, Labrador, and neighboring areas of the eastern Arctic. It consisted
Aug 22nd 2016

Inuktitut, Utku, Gjoa Haven dialect, is a sub-dialect of Natsilingmiutut (Nattiliŋmiut) dialect of Inuvialuktun (Western Canadian Inuit or Inuktitut)
Jan 29th 2017

Romanization of Inuktitut
The following is a list of romanizations of Inuktitut. ᐦ h ᑉ p ᑦ t ᒃ k ᒡ g ᒻ m ᓐ n ᔅ s ᓪ l ᔾ j ᕝ v ᕐ r ᖅ q ᖕ ng ᖖ nng ᖦ ł ᐃ i ᐄ ii ᐅ u ᐆ uu ᐊ a ᐋ aa
Dec 31st 2013

Netsilik dialect
Nattiliŋmiutut is a dialect of Inuvialuktun (Western Canadian Inuit or Inuktitut) language once spoken in the Nattilik area of Nunavut, Canada by Netsilik
Jan 29th 2017

closely to Inuktitut, and some scholars, such as Richard Condon, believe that Inuinnaqtun is more appropriately classified as a dialect of Inuktitut. The governments
Apr 12th 2017

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (Inuktitut syllabics: ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᑕᐱᕇᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ, literally "Inuit United with Canada") is a nonprofit organization in Canada that represents
May 19th 2017

North Baffin dialect
and the Northwest Territories generally consider it to be a dialect of Inuktitut, due to its location in Nunavut, as do some linguists, but it is instead
Nov 25th 2016

Ann Meekitjuk Hanson
Ann Meekitjuk Hanson (Inuktitut: ᐋᓐ ᒦᖀᑦᔩᒃ ᐦᐋᓐᓱᓐ/an miiqitjuk hansun) (born May 22, 1946, Qaktut, Northwest Territories, now Nunavut) was the Commissioner
Feb 14th 2017

Kivalliq dialect
a dialect of Inuktitut, due to its location in Nunavut, but linguists generally classify it as a dialect of Inuvialuk. However, Inuktitut and Inuvialuk
Jan 29th 2017

Aivilik dialect
Inuktitut, due to its location in Nunavut, as do some linguists, but it is instead sometimes classified as a dialect of Inuvialuk. However, Inuktitut
Jan 29th 2017

In Inuit religion, Nanook (Inuktitut: ᓇᓄᖅ, [naˈnuq], lit. "polar bear") was the master of bears, meaning he decided if hunters deserved success in finding
Mar 15th 2017

Inuttitut, or Inuttut is a Canadian dialect of Inuktitut. It was once spoken across northern Labrador by Inuit people, whose traditional lands have now
Jan 29th 2017

Deer Island (Qikiqtaaluk Region)
Deer Island (Inuktitut: Qikiqtaarjuk, Inuktitut syllabics: ᕿᑭᖅᑖᕐᔪᒃ, English: little island) is one of the uninhabited Canadian Arctic islands in the Qikiqtaaluk
Jan 13th 2017

Nunatsiaq News
Nunatsiaq News (Inuktitut: ᓄᓇᑦᓯᐊᕐᒥ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᑦ) is a Canadian weekly newspaper based in Iqaluit, Nunavut serving Nunavut and the Nunavik region of northern
Jul 5th 2016

the CBC-NorthCBC North regional programs air in both English and Inuktitut, others are only in Inuktitut. The station also differs significantly from the main CBC
Jun 17th 2016

Akulivik (Inuktitut: ᐊᑯᓕᕕᒃ) (2011 population 615) is an Inuit village in Nunavik, in northern Quebec, Canada. It is located on a peninsula that juts southwesterly
Mar 8th 2017

Edmund Peck
Edmund James Peck (April 15, 1850 – September 10, 1924), known in Inuktitut as Uqammaq (one who talks well), was an Anglican missionary in the Canadian
Jan 6th 2017

Baker Lake (electoral district)
Baker Lake (Inuktitut: ᖃᒪᓂᑦᑐᐊᕐᒃ, Inuinnaqtun: Qamanittuaq) is a territorial electoral district (riding) for the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, Canada
May 1st 2017

Netsilik School
2012. The preschool program, up to grade 3, provides Inuktitut immersion, and a 60/40% Inuktitut/English program in the higher grades. Taloyoak principal
Nov 15th 2016

Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park
Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park (Iqaluit-KuungaIqaluit Kuunga in the Inuktitut language) is a Canadian territorial park located 1 km away from Iqaluit, the capital
Jan 7th 2017

CBC North
CBC North (Inuktitut: ᓰᐲᓰ ᐊᑭᐊᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ; Cree: ᓰᐲᓰ ᒌᐌᑎᓅᑖᐦᒡ; French: Radio-Canada Nord) is the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's radio and television service
Mar 8th 2017

Canadian Aboriginal syllabics
Woods Cree, Swampy Cree and Plains Cree. They are also used to write Inuktitut in the eastern Canadian Arctic; there they are co-official with the Latin
May 2nd 2017

Madeleine Allakariallak
(Summer 1996). "Inuktitut-Magazine-Issue-80Inuktitut Magazine Issue 80 » Tudjaat Interview" (pdf). Inuktitut (magazine) (80). Ottawa: Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. Inuktitut. p. 53. ISSN 0705-8527
Jan 23rd 2017

the same name, see Kangiqsujuaq (Inuit reserved land). Kangiqsujuaq (Inuktitut: ᑲᖏᖅᓱᔪᐊᖅ) is a northern village (Inuit community) in Nunavik, Nord-du-Quebec
Mar 21st 2017

Salluit (Inuktitut: ᓴᓪᓗᐃᑦ is the second northernmost Inuit community in Quebec, Canada, located on Sugluk Inlet close to the Hudson Strait and was formerly
May 19th 2017

Igunaq (Inuktitut: ᐃᒍᓇᖅ) [iɣuˈnaq], part of the Inuit diet, is a method of preparing meat, particularly walrus and other marine mammals. Meat and fat
Aug 22nd 2016

Nunavut (/ˈnuːnəˌvʊt/; from Inuktitut: syllabics ᓄᓇᕗᑦ [ˈnunavut]; French pronunciation: ​[nynavy(t)]) is the newest, largest, and northernmost territory
May 26th 2017

Monumental Island
Monumental Island (Inuktitut: Oomienwa) is a Baffin Island offshore island located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in the territory of Nunavut. The
Jan 13th 2017

Ulirnaisigutiit: An Inuktitut-English-DictionaryEnglish Dictionary of Northern Quebec, Labrador, and Eastern Arctic Dialects (with an English-Inuktitut Index). Presses Universite
Oct 31st 2016

Eva Aariak
Eva Qamaniq Aariaka (Inuktitut: ᐄᕙ ᐋᕆᐊᒃ, IPA: [iːva aːʁiak]; born January 10, 1955) is a Canadian politician, who was elected in the 2008 territorial
May 5th 2017

transmitters in most Eastern Arctic communities in the mid-1970s brought Inuktitut and English radio programs produced in Iqaluit, along with network CBC
Oct 14th 2016

Igloolik Island
It forms part of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. The word Igloolik (Inuktitut: "there is an igloo here") comes from iglu (meaning: "house"/"building")
Apr 8th 2017

Quaqtaq (Inuktitut: ᖁᐊᖅᑕᖅ) is a northern village (Inuit community) in Nunavik, northern Quebec, Canada. Its population was 376 in the Canada 2011 Census
Mar 8th 2017

Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut
Chesterfield Inlet (Inuktitut: Igluligaarjuk, syllabics: ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒑᕐᔪᒃ) is a hamlet located on the western shore of Hudson Bay, Kivalliq Region, in Nunavut
Feb 17th 2017

Iñupiaq Braille
are only found in older texts. Punctuation is the same as in English Braille. UNESCO (2013) World Braille Usage, 3rd edition. Inuktitut Braille
Apr 20th 2016

Paul-André Brasseur
Necessities of Life, he lived in Montreal and spoke French, so he learned his Inuktitut lines with the aid of co-star Natar Ungalaaq. The Necessities of Life
Mar 16th 2017

Native Point
Native Point (Inuktitut: Tunirmiut or Tuneriut) is a peninsula in Kivalliq Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is located on Southampton Island's Bell Peninsula
Mar 26th 2017

Nottingham Island
Nottingham Island (Inuktitut: Tujjaat) is an uninhabited island in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada. It is located in Hudson Strait, just north
Jan 13th 2017

Nunatsiaq (ᓄᓇᑦᓯᐊᖅ in Inuktitut syllabics) is the Inuktitut term for the Northwest Territories. Since the creation of the territory of Nunavut in 1999
Aug 26th 2009

Jean Briggs
Briggs helped to complete and publish a dictionary of Utkuhiksalingmiut Inuktitut, also called Utkuhiksalik, which preserves 34,000 words and contributes
Mar 10th 2017

Nakasuk (InuktitutInuktitut syllabics: ᓇᑲᓱᒃ IPA: [nakasuk]) was an Inuk who was born at a sealing camp near Pangnirtung, Northwest Territories (now Nunavut) in
Oct 8th 2016

Kugaaruk (Inuktitut syllabics: ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ Kuugaarjuk[pronunciation?] or ᑰᒑᕐᕈᒃ Kuugaarruk[pronunciation?]; English: "little stream") (also called Arviligjuaq[pronunciation
May 8th 2017

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