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Sarsi

(sär`sē), Native North Americans whose language belongs to the AthabascanAthabascan
, Athapascan,
or Athapaskan
, group of related Native American languages forming a branch of the Nadene linguistic family or stock. In the preconquest period, Athabascan was a large and extensive group of tongues.
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 branch of the Nadene linguistic stock (see also 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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). They are also known as the Sarcee. At the beginning of the 19th cent., their hunting grounds were on the upper Saskatchewan River. Attacks by the Cree and other tribes caused the Sarsi to ally themselves with the BlackfootBlackfoot,
Native North Americans of the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). They occupied in the early 19th cent.
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 for protection. Although their customs were greatly modified by association with this Plains tribe, their language remained unaffected. In 1877 they ceded their lands to the Canadian government and in 1880 moved to a reserve at Calgary, Alberta. There were some 800 Sarsi in Canada in 1991.
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The incident took place in Sarsi village, in the Purnia district, 350 east of Patna.
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Questa attitudine aperta sara confermata dalla scelta dei generi in cui verranno scritte le opere future: la lettera per il Saggiatore, con un terzo partecipante implicito, oltre al mittente (Galileo) e al destinatario (Virginio Cesarini), quel Lotario Sarsi (Orazio Grassi) le cui tesi espresse nella Libra astronomica vengono confutate.
Other Indian customers include Flathead, Kutenai, Pend Oreille, Blackfeet, Rocky Boy Cree, Shoshone & Canadian tribes ie; Cree, Blackfoot & Sarsi.
Respecto a la nubecilla que Sarsi afirma haber visto resplandeciente en la profunda noche, le podria igualmente preguntar que certeza tiene de que no fuese mayor de lo que veia .
Functional mouthpart morphology of the squat lobster Munida sarsi, with comparison to other anomurans.
He was aboard the USS Sarsi when it was sunk by a mine, and he was a recipient of the Purple Heart.
In first phase the residents of Gwalmandi, Dhok Ratta, Khayaban Sarsi, Fauji colony, Pirwadhai, Naya Muhalla, Mohan Pura, Hazara colony and Dhok Dilal would be imparted training in this regard.
In first phase the residents of Gawalmandi, Dhok Ratta, Khayaban Sarsi, Fauji colony, Pirwadhai, Naya Muhalla, Mohan Pura, Hazara colony and Dhok Dilal would be imparted training in this regard.