Definition of Nunavut in English:

Nunavut

proper noun

  • A territory in northern Canada that includes the eastern part of the original Northwest Territories and most of the islands of the Arctic Archipelago; capital Iqaluit. It is the homeland of the Inuit people.

Origin

Inuit, literally ‘our land’.

Pronunciation

Nunavut

/ˈno͞onə-/