Example sentences for: ainu

How can you use “ainu” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The superb Ainu Museum, established with the help of European and American anthropologists, features a vivid exhibition of Ainu history.

  • The Ainu, an ethnically distinct community regarded by anthropologists as the islands’ original settlers and now grouped almost exclusively in Hokkaido, campaign for civil rights in a movement similar to that of Native Americans in the US.

  • An Ainu farmer speaks for the strange, tenacious hold of one's mother tongue: It's true the language is almost lost, but there's a lot of spirit still, so I don't think it's too late.

  • It was only when the Ainu were progressively driven north up into Hokkaido that Tohoku was opened up to broader settlement.

  • The volcano’s name is thought to derive from an Ainu word for “fire. ”

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