What does the word esquimau mean?

Usage examples for esquimau

  1. In the councils of the fur- traders the subject of Esquimau wrongs had been mooted, and plans for the amelioration of their condition devised. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. Meanwhile the Esquimau, ignorant of the fate from which he had just escaped, continued to ply his paddle with right good will. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne