If You Can Pronounce These 7 Words, You Can Call Yourself An Alaskan
Alaska is a melting pot of wonderful languages. In fact, there are 20 distinct Alaska Native languages spoken inside two main language groups. These amazing languages have contributed to unique Alaskan words that you won’t find anywhere else in the country! These beautiful words carry the weight, history, and uniqueness of our awesome state. Those words and phrases, combined with words used in colder, arctic climates, round out our unique and interesting day-to-day speech.
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Have you heard these unique Alaskan words? Which one is your favorite? Are there any that you love that we missed? Let us know in the comments below!