Athabaskan definition

  • noun:
    • several associated united states Indian languages including the Apachean languages and languages of Alaska, northwest Canada, and coastal Oregon and California.
    • an associate of an Athabaskan-speaking people.
    • Alternative spelling of Athabascan.
    • A member or the language for this family.
    • Also spelled Athabascan, Athapaskan.
    • a group of Amerindian languages (title coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    • a member of any for the united states Indian teams talking an Athapaskan language and living in the subarctic regions of western Canada and main Alaska
  • adjective:
    • alternate spelling of Athabascan.
  • proper-noun:
    • Alternative spelling of Athabascan.
  • others:
    • Belonging to a particular great category of us Indian languages and tribes, occupying a huge level of nation south from the Eskimo region, between Hudson's Bay and Rocky Mountains, with outlying users additionally west regarding the hills, as far south as Mexico, such as the Apaches and Navajos.

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