American Indian culture
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."
Here are links to our webpages about the Aleut tribe and language:
Eskimo-Aleut language family
Alaska Native tribes
Here are a few good books about the Aleuts:
Aleut Identities: Tradition and Modernity
Aleut Tales and Narratives
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