Definition of Kamiks

1. Noun. (plural of kamik) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kamiks

1. kamik [n] - See also: kamik

Lexicographical Neighbors of Kamiks

kameez
kameezes
kamela
kamelas
kamencheh
kamenchehs
kamerad
kameraded
kamerads
kames
kamichi
kamichis
kamik
kamikaze
kamikazes
kamiks (current term)
kamila
kamilas
kamiokite
kamis
kamises
kamishibai
kamitugaite
kamme
kampang
kampangs
kampfite
kampong
kampongs
kamptulicon

Literary usage of Kamiks

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Tenderfoot with Peary by George Borup (1911)
"If the sun was shining, the kamiks and sheepskin socks were hung up and we'd have dry ones to put on in the morning. If not, then they went on wet. ..."

2. With Peary Near the Pole by Eivind Astrup (1898)
"... sealskin kamiks, a pilgrimage of pain. We did our best to correct this by putting all sorts of things between our feet and the soles of our boots, ..."

3. A Reader for the Fourth Grade by Clarence Franklin Carroll, Sarah Catherine Brooks (1910)
"keep plenty warm in good kamiks. No cold, you wait, me see. ... The little girl, a child of three years, had on short, white leather kamiks ..."

4. A Fourth Reader by Clarence Franklin Carroll, Sarah Catherine Brooks (1911)
"keep plenty warm in good kamiks. No cold, you wait, me see." Mother teases me by saying that he said, " You plenty bad now," and not " plenty big "; but I ..."

5. Eskimo Life by Fridtjof Nansen (1894)
"Trousers of sealskin, or of European cloth, are worn upon the legs ; on the feet a peculiar sort of shoes, kamiks, made of sealskin. ..."

6. The First Crossing of Greenland by Fridtjof Nansen (1897)
"He had on ' kamiks,' the peculiar Eskimo boots, and no covering for the head except a few strings of beads." Here my entry describing this strange meeting ..."

7. The First Crossing of Greenland by Fridtjof Nansen (1906)
"He had on ' kamiks,' the peculiar Eskimo boots, and no covering for the head except a few strings of beads." Here my entry describing this strange meeting ..."

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