Spelling Variant of: gyaaks  outside waters
common noun. open waters
a lax süülda 'na giyaaks a wil t'aasga na g̱alts'apt on the ocean outside where their village was located
../mp3s/g/giyaaks-tr-hb-06.mp3 'Na giyaaksa wil t'aa Gitxaała nag̱ooxsg̱a dzag̱a lax süülda. Kitkatla is situated on the outside before the open waters.

Related entries: Dialectal Variant gyiyaaks  open water

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 559.