Yupik

Yupik may refer to:

  • The Yupik peoples in general
  • The Yupik languages in general
  • The Siberian Yupik people
  • The Siberian Yupik language (also known as Yuit or St. Lawrence Island Eskimo)

Yup'ik (with apostrophe) refers specifically to:

  • The Central Alaskan Yup'ik people of western and southwestern Alaska who are speakers of Central Yup\'ik
  • The Central Alaskan Yup'ik language spoken in western and southwestern Alaska
  • The Yup'ik syllabary, also known as the Yugtun script

Other articles related to "yupik":

Central Alaskan Yup'ik Language
... Central Alaskan Yup'ik or just Yup'ik (also called Yupik, Central Yup'ik, or indigenously Yugtun) is one of the languages of Yupik family, in turn a member of the Eskimo–Aleut language group ... in Central Alaskan Yup'ik, as opposed to Siberian Yupik, denotes a long p ... Yup'ik should not be confused with the related language Yupik ...
Eskimo-Aleut Languages - Classification of The Family
... speakers) Eastern dialects Unalaskan, Pribilof (400 speakers) Eskimo languages (or Yupik–Inuit languages) Yupik Central Alaskan Yup'ik (10,000 speakers) General Central Alaskan Yup’ik language (or Yugtun) Chevak ...
Shamanism Among Eskimo Peoples
... However, "Eskimo" is still considered acceptable among Alaska Natives of Yupik and Inupiaq (Inuit) heritage, and is preferred over "Inuit" as a collective reference ... no replacement term for "Eskimo" inclusive of all Inuit and Yupik people has achieved acceptance across the geographical area inhabited by the Inuit and Yupik ... The Inuit and Yupik languages constitute one branch within the Eskimo–Aleut language family and the Aleut language is another ...