|Eastern Canadian Inuktitut|
|Native to||Canada, United States|
|Region||Northwest Territories, Nunatsiavut (Newfoundland and Labrador), Nunavik (Quebec), Nunavut, Alaska|
|39,475 (2016 census)|
36,000 together with Inuvialuktun (2006)
|Inuktitut syllabics, Inuktitut Braille, Latin|
Official language in
|Regulated by||Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and various other local institutions.|
ike – Eastern Canadian Inuktitut
ikt – Inuinnaqtun
The Inuit write Inuktitut in two ways. One way to write Inuktitut is by using the Roman alphabet. The other way to write Inuktitut is by using an abugida, which is a kind of alphabet which has letters based on syllables.
References[change | change source]
- "Census in Brief: The Aboriginal languages of First Nations people, Métis and Inuit". Statistics Canada. 25 October 2017. Retrieved 2017-11-12.
|Inuktitut edition of Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia|