Native languages * Native American cultures * Native American genealogy

Kayaq (Kayaqs)

Kayaq is an alternate spelling of Qajaq, the name of a traditional sealskin hunting boat in several Arctic Native tribes.

Sponsored Links

Here are links to our webpages about the Arctic tribes and languages:

 Eskimo Aleut languages
 Alaska Native people
 Arctic culture

Here are links to more Internet resources about kayaq:
 Kayaks or Qayat
 Kayaqs and Canoes
 Wikipedia: Kayaq
 Eskimo kayaks

And here are a few good books about kayaqs:
 Qayaq: Kayaks of Alaska & Siberia
 Qayaqs and Canoes: Native Ways of Knowing
 Building the Greenland Kayak
 The Aleutian Kayak: Origins, Construction, and Use of the Traditional Seagoing Baidarka

Back to our Native American encyclopedia

Would you like to help support our organization's work with the Arctic languages?

Native Languages of the Americas website 1998-2015 * Contacts and FAQ page