Aleutic


Aleutic
Aleutian A*leu"tian, Aleutic A*leu"tic, a. [Said to be from the Russ. aleut a bold rock.] Of or pertaining to a chain of islands between Alaska and Kamtchatka; also, designating these islands. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Aleutian — A*leu tian, Aleutic A*leu tic, a. [Said to be from the Russ. aleut a bold rock.] Of or pertaining to a chain of islands between Alaska and Kamtchatka; also, designating these islands. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.