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Aang is a word of greeting in the language of the Aleut people. Literally it means "good," and in some contexts it can also mean "yes." Aang is pronouncd roughly to rhyme with the English word "song."

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Here are links to our webpages about the Aleut tribe and language:

 Aleut language
 Aleut culture
 Aleut vocabulary
 Aleut pronunciation
 Eskimo-Aleut language family
 Alaska Native tribes

Here are a few good books about the Aleuts:
 Aleut Identities: Tradition and Modernity
 Aleut Dictionary
 Aleut Tales and Narratives

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