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Encyclopedia > Kangiryuarmiutun

Kangiryuarmiutun (sometimes Kangirjuarmiutun) is the name of the dialect of Inuit language spoken in Ulukhaktok, Northwest Territories, Canada. The dialect is part of the Inuvialuktun language. The people of Ulukhaktok prefer to think of it as Inuinnaqtun and it is essentially the same. The language of the Inuit people is traditionally spoken across the North American Arctic and to some extent in the subarctic in Labrador. ... , Looking at Ulukhaktok from the bluffs that give the community its name. ... Motto: None Official languages Dene Suline, Cree, Dogrib, English, French, Gwichin, Inuktitut, Slavey Capital Yellowknife Largest city Yellowknife Commissioner Tony Whitford Premier Joe Handley (Consensus government - no party affiliations) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 1 1 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 3rd 1,346,106 km... Inuvialuktun is a word routinely used to describe the variety of the language of the Inuit spoken in the northern Northwest Territories by a band of Canadian Inuit who call themselves Inuvialuit. ... Inuinnaqtun is an indigenous language of Canada. ...


In is derived from Kangiryuar (meaning "the big bay") which is called in English Prince Albert Sound, Victoria Island. The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Victoria Island, NWT and Nunavut. ...


See also

Siglitun is the dialect of Inuit language spoken by the Siglit Inuit. ... Uummarmiutun is the variant of Inuit language spoken by the Uummarmiut Inuit, who live mainly in the communities of Inuvik and Aklavik in the Northwest Territories of Canada. ...

External link

  • Inuvaluit Region - Languages

 
 

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