Definition of Nuxalk in English:

Nuxalk

(also Nuxulk, Nuhalk)

noun

  • 1A member of a North American Indian people of the central British Columbia coast, Canada; = Bella Coola.

  • 2The Salishan language of the Nuxalk; = Bella Coola. rare.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or designating the Nuxalk or their language.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Frederick Webb Hodge (1864–1956). From Bella Coola nux̣alk Bella Coola Valley.