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[Fr.,=big belly], name used by the French for two quite distinct Native North American groups. One was the Atsina, a detached band of the Arapaho, whose language belongs to the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American
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The Hidatsa (Gros Ventre of the Misouri) or Atsina (Gros Ventre of the Prairie) are offered as less likely alternatives for the shirt's origin.
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These people were divided into many groups including the Assiniboine, Plains Cree, Atsina, Blackfeet, Blood, Piegan, Sarcee, Shoshone, Crow, Sioux and Cheyenne (Figure 1).