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[noot-kuh, noo t-] /ˈnut kə, ˈnʊt-/

noun, plural Nootkas (especially collectively) Nootka for 2.
a Wakashan language spoken in SW Canada on the western coast of Vancouver Island.
a member of an Indian people of Washington and Vancouver Island speaking this language.
/ˈnʊtkə; ˈnuːt-/
(pl) -ka, -kas. a member of a North American Indian people living in British Columbia and Vancouver Island
the language of this people, belonging to the Wakashan family


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