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Flag of Nunavut

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Facts about Nunavut
About the Flag and Coat of Arms.

Symbols of Nunavut
The inuksuk symbolizes stone monuments which guide people on the land and mark sacred and other special places.

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An inukshuk is a man-like figure made of stones used by the Inuit when they go hunting to find their way and also to frighten caribous and lead them into a trap. Many of the flag propositions use this symbol.

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Nunavut means 'our land' in Inuktitut, the language of the Inuit. Its inhabitants are called Nunavummiut, singular Nunavummiuq. Along with Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, English, and French are also official languages.