Pronunciation: (tling'git), [key]
—pl. -gits, (esp. collectively) -git.
1. a member of any of a number of American Indian peoples of the coastal regions of southern Alaska and northern British Colmbia.
2. the language of the Tlingit, a Na-Dene language.
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