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Unanga (Unangas)

"Unanga" and "Unangas" are alternate names for the Aleut tribe. Unangas is the word used by speakers of the Atka dialect of Aleut to refer to themselves, and Unanga was probably an English back-formation created by dropping the "s."

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

 Unanga language
 Unanga tribe
 Unanga Facts for Kids
 Aleut words
 Aleut pronunciation
 Eskimo-Aleut language family
 Alaska Native peoples

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

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