Definition of Alaskan

1. Noun. A native or resident of Alaska.

Generic synonyms: American
Specialized synonyms: Alaska Native, Alaskan Native, Native Alaskan

2. Adjective. Relating to or characteristic of the state or people of Alaska.
Partainyms: Alaska
Derivative terms: Alaska

Definition of Alaskan

1. Adjective. Of, or pertaining to, Alaska or its people or culture ¹

2. Noun. Someone from the state of Alaska ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alaskan

Alaska Native
Alaska Peninsula
Alaska Range
Alaska Standard Time
Alaska cedar
Alaska cod
Alaska crab
Alaska fur seal
Alaska hand
Alaska hands
Alaska king crab
Alaska rein orchid
Alaska time
Alaskan (current term)
Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamutes
Alaskan Native
Alaskan brown bear
Alaskan king crab
Alaskan malamute
Alaskan pipeline
Alauda arvensis

Literary usage of Alaskan

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities edited by Andrea Kopstein (1998)
"American Indians/Alaskan Natives At the turn of the century, 220000 American Indians/Alaskan Natives lived in the United States; the 1990 census indicated ..."

2. Handbook of Alaska: Its Resources, Products, and Attractions by Adolphus Washington Greely (1909)
"Devastation among the sea game of Alaskan waters has been enormous in amount and frightful in its results. Elliott states that in the seventy years prior to ..."

3. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1922)
"But much of the reputed glitter and attractiveness of Alaskan coals disappears when viewed at close range. Many areas of coal-bearing rocks are widely ..."

4. Earth Features and Their Meaning: An Introduction to Geology for the Student by William Herbert Hobbs (1912)
"The earth blocks adjusted during the Alaskan earthquake of 1899. ... Map of 11 portion of the Alaskan coast to show the adjustments in level during the ..."

5. The Earth and Its Inhabitants by Élisée Reclus (1890)
"The inland ranges running north of the Alaskan Alps have been surveyed only ... As they approach the Bering and Arctic waters the Alaskan mountains appear ..."

6. History of Domestic and Foreign Commerce of the United States by Emory Richard Johnson, Thurman William Van Metre, Grover Gerhardt Huebner, David Scott Hanchet (1922)
"An irregular volume of Alaskan gold continued to come into the United States ... Not until recently has the annual Alaskan gold output been estimated with a ..."

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