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  1. Esquimaux

    of Esquimau

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. esquimaux

    A name derived from esquimantsic, in the Albinaquis language, eaters of raw flesh. Many tribes in the Arctic regions are still ignorant of the art of cookery.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. esquimaux

    The tribes inhabiting Greenland and Arctic America. Those inhabiting the continent are found in sparse settlements from Behring Strait to Labrador. They are generally peaceable. Some of these in Greenland have been civilized by the influence of the Danes.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Esquimaux

    An Alonquin Indian term signifying “eaters of raw flesh.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of esquimaux in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of esquimaux in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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