Definition of Ookpik in English:

Ookpik

noun

Canadian
  • A type of small doll resembling an arctic owl, adopted as a distinctively Canadian symbol or souvenir.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Calgary Herald. From Western Canadian Inuit (and earlier or dialectal Eastern Canadian Inuit) ukpik snowy owl.

Pronunciation

Ookpik

/ˈuːkpɪk/