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Salishan

(sā`lĭshən, săl`–), branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic family, or stock, of North America and spoken by Native Americans of the NW United States and W Canada. See Native American languagesNative American languages,
languages of the native peoples of the Western Hemisphere and their descendants. A number of the Native American languages that were spoken at the time of the European arrival in the New World in the late 15th cent.
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In 1990, 54 years after her death, the University of Washington Press published her autobiography, Mourning Dove: A Salishan Autobiography, which has been described as a personal memoir as well as a rich documentation of the Salish people and culture.
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Paper presented at the Fifteenth International Conference on Salishan Languages, Vancouver, BC.
The name comes from a Salishan word meaning "preserving for the sake of handing down." Theytus publishes in a range of genres that includes children's books such as Our Choice selection The Moccasins, written by Earl Einarson and illustrated by Julie Flett.
The Okanagan language, called N'silxchn by us, is one of the Salishan languages.
Oregon Association for Career and Technical Education Annual Spring Conference, Salishan Lodge and Conference Center, Gleneden Beach, Ore., this year has a theme of "Making Connections." The conference will focus on six strands: Technology and the Future, Co-Curricular, Future of PTE, New Diploma Requirements, Community College Issues, and Innovations in Education.
HULLLOOELLELL (either a Chinookan or a Salishan tribe--Hod) has 7 Ls.
(20) In a classic paper on economic exchange and reciprocity among Salishan First Nations of the Northwest Coast, Suttles discusses the cultural bonding that reciprocal traditional economies encouraged.
PIMA's Pacific Coast Division Spring Conference May 16-18 Salishan Lodge Gieneden Beach, Oregon, USA Mike Goodwin, mike_goodwin@bc.com +1 509 545-3308
At Salishan, one of Oregon's best-known lodges, golf is so important it's in the property's official name -- the Westin Salishan Lodge and Golf Resort.
The "keepers of the language" should be the language family - Algonquin, Athapaskan, Eskimo-Aleut, Haida, Iroquoian, Hutenai, Salishan, Siouan, Tlingit, Wakashan.
Mitchell (1990:357) proposes that Obsidian is an ancestor of the Salishan language groups, and hence probably related to the more southern St.