Native American language
Native American culture
Dine' is an autonym used by the Navajo and Apache tribes of the southwest--
that is to say, the name they use to refer to themselves in their own languages (which are closely related.)
It means "the people" in Navajo and Apache. In Navajo orthography it is usually spelled Diné,
while in the various Apache languages it is spelled Dine', Dine'e, Ndee, or Indé.
Here are links to our webpages about the Dine' tribe and language:
Navajo Native Americans
Apache Native Americans
Here are a few good books about the Dinés:
Diné: A History of the Navajos
Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
Wisdom Sits In Places
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