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see MaleciteMalecite
or Maliseet
, Native North Americans whose language belongs to the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). In the early 17th cent. they occupied the valley of the St. John River in New Brunswick, Canada.
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Death by Suicide: Community Responses to Maliseet Language Death at Tobique First Nation, New Brunswick, Canada.
These funds will help the AFN to undertake important work to document, promote and provide learning opportunities for the Mi'kmaq and Maliseet languages.
Students whose thinking corresponds to this category were unable to articulate a relationship between ethnicity and French or Maliseet languages, as is evident in a response to the question, "Who speaks French in this province?