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Native American Tribes of Greenland

This is an index to the Native American language and cultural information on our website pertaining to native cultures of Greenland. Some pages contain more information than others. If you belong to an indigenous tribe from Greenland that is not currently listed on this page and you would like to see it here, please contact us about how to contribute information to our site.



The original inhabitants of the area that is now Greenland include:

The Inuit (speakers of Greenlandic Inuktitut)

Other resources about Inuit history, culture and society in Greenland:

Inuit Circumpolar Council: Organization representing Inuit people in Greenland, Canada and Alaska.
West Greenland Inuit (Kalaallit): Articles on the culture and society of the native people of Greenland.
Greenland Inuit in Winter: Photo gallery of Inuit life in Greenland.

Recommended books about Greenland's Native Americans:

*Living with the Eskimos in Greenland: Book for kids on the history and culture of the Greenland Eskimos.
*Give Me My Father's Body: An interesting biography of a Greenland Eskimo boy displaced to New York.
The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale: Children's picture book based on a Greenland Inuit legend.



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