Esquimau


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Esquimau: halloa
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for Esquimau

a member of a people inhabiting the Arctic (northern Canada or Greenland or Alaska or eastern Siberia)

the language spoken by the Eskimo

References in periodicals archive ?
Sealskins in Warm Weather: Kick of the Esquimaux against the Way They Are Treated" Atlanta Constitution, April 2, 1893, 21; and "The Fighting Esquimau," World's Columbian Exposition Illustrated, January 1893, 443.
b) proposition de rencontre corporelle qui est en fait en code esquimau une rencontre sociale " on se frotte le nez " ;
De fait, la parka de boyaux constituait la robe rituelle du chamane esquimau d'Alaska et de Siberie (Merkur 1985 : 3, note 17), et pouvait vetir a l'occasion autant le chamane de l'est du Groenland (Rosing 1963 : 167-169, 247-252, 277-280 ; Rosing 1957-1961, I : 116-122 ; Rasmussen 1921-1925, I : 72) que le nouveau-ne dont les freres et soeurs plus vieux etaient tous morts jeunes (Gessain 1978 : 208).
Hensel, Chase, 2001, << Parler de leur maniere d'etre Esquimau : l'identite en tant que ressource sociale en interaction >>.
1996 l'Esquimau: essai de synthese de la prehistoire de l'arctique esquimau, Revista de Arqueologia Americana 10:7-51.
30pm with the confined maiden, and Brush The Tide, Mind The Missus and Esquimau are likely to dominate.
A retirement ceremony for the aircraft is scheduled for November 30, 2018 in Esquimau, B.
Dans les annees 1960, les missiormaires oblats demeuraient bien seuls a valoriser ce qu'ils appelaient << le folklore esquimau >>.
Thibert, Arthur, 1955, Le journal quotidien d'un Esquimau de l'ile de Southampton 1926-1927.
Caption: TOP RIGHT: Rear Admiral Ron Lloyd, Deputy Commander Royal Canadian Navy, receives a general salute during the paying off ceremony for Her Majesty's Canadian Ship Algonquin at CFB Esquimau on June 11, 2015.