from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest community of Nunavut, Canada, on Baffin Island at the head of Frobisher Bay. The site of an airbase built by the United States in World War II, it became the capital of Nunavut in 1999. Population: 6,180.
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- proper n. Capital of the territory of Nunavut (Canada).
From Eastern Canadian Inuktitut ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ("place of fish"), plural of ᐃᖃᓗᒃ (iqaluk, "fish"). (Wiktionary)