Online Dictionary Resources for Alaska Native Languages

Many dictionaries of Alaska Native languages have been scanned are are available as searchable PDF documents. Still others include web-accessible versions. The following is a list of electronic dictionary resources in our collection. This list is expanding as we continue to digitize our collection, so check back often for additional resources.  Those materials marked with a book icon (book) can be purchased in book form from the Alaska Native Language Center for a nominal cost.

Inuit-Yupik-Unangan (Eskimo-Aleut)

  • Unangan (Aleut)
    • Unangam Tunudgusii. Aleut Dictionary. (1994, PDF) AL950B1994a book
  • Inupiaq
  • Yugtun (Central Yup'ik)
  • Alutiiq 
    • Nanwalegmiut Paluwigmiut-llu Nupugnerit / Conversational Alutiiq Dictionary (Kenai Peninsula) (1978, PDF)  SU972L1978a book
    • A Conversational Dictionary of Kodiak Alutiiq (1978, PDF)  SU972L1978b book



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