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Aleut

native of the Aleutian Islands, 1780, of unknown origin, probably from a native word. First applied by Russian explorers c. 1750, perhaps from Alut, name of a coastal village in Kamchatka [Bright]. Their name for themselves is unangax. Related: Aleutian.

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Definitions of Aleut from WordNet

Aleut (n.)
a member of the people inhabiting the Aleutian Islands and southwestern Alaska;
Synonyms: Aleutian
Aleut (n.)
a community of Native Americans who speak an Eskimo-Aleut language and inhabit the Aleutian Islands and southwestern Alaska;
Aleut (n.)
the language spoken by the Aleut;
From wordnet.princeton.edu