from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of a people of northeast Siberia.
- n. The language of the Chukchi, noted for being pronounced differently by men and women.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Referring to or coming from Chukotka.
- proper n. A Palaeosiberian language spoken by Chukchi people in the easternmost extremity of Siberia, mainly in Chukotka Autonomous Okrug.
- proper n. A person living in or coming from Chukotka.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an indigenous and isolated language of unknown origin spoken by the Chukchi that is pronounced differently by men and women
- n. a member of an indigenous people living on the Chukchi Peninsula
Russian, pl. of chukcha, from Chukchi chawchəw.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Russian чукчи (čúkči), singular чукча (čúkča) (Wiktionary)