haida haida  /ˈhaɪ də/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of a seafaring group of North American Indians who lived on the Pacific coast of British Columbia and southwestern Alaska
  2. (n) the Na-Dene language of the Haida

News

  • Judge again rules against Belleville AIDS group

    BELLEVILLE, Ill. -- A judge has upheld a ruling that a Belleville AIDS service organization needs a permit to have a needle-exchange program. The Belleville News-Democrat reports that St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert Haida ruled Tuesday. The judge said he wasn’t persuaded by arguments from Bethany Place’s attorney Mark Peebles. Haida previously ruled that Bethany Place needed to stop the ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: KMOV St. Louis

Quotes

  1. "It is my happy duty to join you today to wish all who sail aboard the Northern Adventure from Port Hardy to Prince Rupert at first, and later from Prince Rupert to Haida Gwaii, Godspeed," said Campagnolo, who began her political career in...
    on Mar 17, 2007 By: Iona Campagnolo Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "The name Haida Gwaii represents a proud people with a history of achievement stretching back into time and a nation respected for its enormous contribution to the life of our province," said Premier Campbell. "Today we celebrate that moment...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Gordon Campbell Source: thenorthernview.com

  3. "I was in Haida Gwaii, I didn't know what I was up for and we were on a sailboat for four days, saw humpback whales, saw some amazing totem poles," said Harmer. "It was me and Bryan Webb from Constantines and Jim Guthrie, so it was the three...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Sarah Harmer Source: CANOE

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