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The Tlingit word for killer whale is kéet.

In Kwakiutl it is max'inux, from the verb max'i = to hunt

In Haida it is ska'ana.

In Inuit it is aaxlu or arluq.

In Nootka it is qaqawun.

In Chugach it is takxukuak.

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