Meaning of Yurok in English:

Yurok

nounYurok, Yuroks

  • 1A member of a North American people of northern California.

  • 2mass noun The language of the Yurok, distantly related to Algonquian.

adjective

  • Relating to the Yurok or their language.

Origin

From Karok yúruk, literally ‘downstream’.

Pronunciation

Yurok

/ˈjʊərɒk/