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"Icak" is an alternate name for the Atakapa tribe. It is pronounced "ee-shock" (the "c" was a linguistic
representation of the "sh" sound), and it means "the people" in their own language.
Here are links to our webpages about the Icak tribe and language:
Here are a few good books about the Icaks:
Historic Indian Tribes of Louisiana
Dictionary of the Atakapa Language
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