Native American languages * Native Americans information * Native American genealogy


"Archithinue" was an alternate name used for the Blackfoot Nation of the Northern Plains. This was a historical name used primarily in the 18th century, and is rarely heard today. It was probably a corruption of the Cree word for "outsider," ayahciyiniw.

Sponsored Links

Here are links to our webpages about the Archithinue tribe and language:

 Idaho Blackfoot
 Blackfeet for kids
 Blackfoot community
 Blackfoot body
 Algonquian tribes
 Indians of Canada
 Plains Native American

Here are a few good books about the Archithinues:
 Blackfoot Ways of Knowing
 Blackfoot Stories of Old
 Blackfoot Dictionary

Back to our Native American encyclopedia

Would you like to help support our organization's work with the Archithinue language?

Native Languages of the Americas website 1998-2016 * Contacts and FAQ page