Aleut


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Synonyms for Aleut

a member of the people inhabiting the Aleutian Islands and southwestern Alaska

a community of Native Americans who speak an Eskimo-Aleut language and inhabit the Aleutian Islands and southwestern Alaska

the language spoken by the Aleut

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In Aleut I, the court resolved an important early issue of "whether the revenues received by a regional corporation from timber or a subsurface resource prior to issuance of a patent formally conveying to the regional corporation title to the land" are subject to Section 7(i).
In the Museum of the Aleutians on the island of Unalaska I was interested to see that the design of my storm cagoule echoed the pattern of the original Aleut fish-skin tunic.
The Aleut Corporation is one of 13 regional Native corporations established under the terms of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA).
Among the particularly alluring masks are Aleut ones carved from driftwood, stored in caves, and brought out for festivals when shaman wear them in spring dances to bring good luck for hunting, happiness, and health.
The zookeepers allowed bear mother Vera and her newborns Gregor and Aleut some rest before presenting the cuddly cubs to the visitors at the southern German zoo.
2006) was going to press, the Smithsonian Institution Repatriation Office notified us that after a thorough review of Aleut collections, nine cataloguing errors had been identified in our study population (S.
While this rapid mobilization would create many stresses and strains on the long-isolated Native population, including the painful odyssey of the remaining Aleut population as it was relocated outside the war zone to camps in Alaska's southeast, the wartime experience would also help bring the two peoples closer together--most evident in the formation of the Alaska Eskimo Scouts in 1942, the famed "Tundra Army" organized by Major Marvin "Muktuk" Marston, which would become the Alaska Territorial Guard, with thousands of volunteers representing over 100 Aleut, Athabaskan, Inupiaq, Haida, Tlingit, Tsimshian, Yupik, and non-Native communities.
The unreadable mind in Kathryn Harrison's The Seal Wife is that of an unnamed Aleut woman who never speaks and about whom little is known except that she is uncommonly attractive, smokes a pipe, skins small animals, sews with skill, and tolerates only the missionary position in intercourse.
You are Black and White, Jewish and Muslim, Asian, Spanish-speaking, Native American and Aleut.
increased territoriality) that could have influenced the encounter or success rate of the Aleut Pacific cod fishery.
He lived with the Aleut people for over forty years, gaining and imparting much wisdom.
At the end of the 1950's, Berzin began a study of whales from the Aleut whaling fleet and at land stations in the Kuril Islands.
The people of King Cove--about 550 full-time Aleut and non-Aleut residents--feel so strongly about building the road that they have offered to give the refuge another fertile lagoon on nearby tribal land.
Aleut Global Solutions (name changed from TekStar Inc.
Among them was an Aleut spokesman who noted that the grizzlies and Aleutian Indians had co-inhabited the same area for centuries because they respected each other's territory, and felt that Treadwell was causing harm by giving the bears the sense that all humans were friendly.