The Muskogean Language Family

The Muskogean Language Family

November 30, 2019 admin 0

Muskogean was the most important language family of the Native American Southeastern Culture Area. In her introduction to Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and […]

The Uto-Aztecan Language Family

November 23, 2019 admin 0

Linguists studying and comparing languages throughout the world have noted that some languages are similar to each other in terms of vocabulary, sound patterns, and […]

American Indian cultures

The Athabaskan Language Family

November 21, 2019 admin 0

The Athabaskan (also spelled Athapaskan and Athabascan) language family is found in the western American Indian culture areas. Linguists feel that the Athabaskan language family […]

Plains Indian Sign Language

November 21, 2019 admin 0

In 1527, The Spanish soldier Pánfilio de Narváez, with a reputation for brutality and a strong desire to find gold and wealth, began his ill-fated […]

The Salish Language Family

November 18, 2019 admin 0

The Salish language family is found on the Northwest Coast and in the Columbia Plateau. Salish is generally felt to have great antiquity in the […]

Writing in Cherokee

November 16, 2019 admin 0

There are more than 6,000 languages in the world and only about 100 of these developed their own writing system. For most of these writing […]

The Salish Language Family

March 16, 2017 admin 0

The Salish language family is found on the Northwest Coast and in the Columbia Plateau. Salish is generally felt to have great antiquity in the […]

The Athabaskan Language Family

February 23, 2017 admin 0

The Athabaskan (also spelled Athapaskan and Athabascan) language family is found in the western American Indian culture areas. Linguists feel that the Athabaskan language family […]

The Algonquian Language Family

January 19, 2017 admin 2

In North America, linguists generally recognize 58 language families and isolates. Understanding language families is one of the keys to understanding the historical relationships between […]

The Uto-Aztecan Language Family

January 5, 2017 admin 0

Linguists studying and comparing languages throughout the world have noted that some languages are similar to each other in terms of vocabulary, sound patterns, and […]