Native American culture
"Unanas" is an alternate name for the Aleut tribe. It was probably a corruption of either their tribal name for themselves,
Unangax, or an Aleut placename, such as Unanas Tatuu.
Here are links to our webpages about the Unanas tribe and language:
Eskimo-Aleut language family
Here are a few good books about the Unanas:
Aleut Identities: Tradition and Modernity
Aleut Tales and Narratives
Native Languages of the Americas website © 1998-2015 Contacts and FAQ page
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