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Nadot'en

"Nadot'en" is an alternate name for the Babine tribe of Canada. It is a native Athabaskan name, but its original meaning is not known; it does not refer to anything other than the Babine people in modern usage (-t'en is a suffix meaning "people.") It may have come from a place name. Other spellings of this name include Nadoten and Nadot'ene.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Nadot'en tribe and language:

 Babine language
 Babines
 Babine stories
 Athapaskan languages
 Canadian Natives
 Subarctic Natives
 Native North Americans

Here are a few good books about the Nadot'ens:
 Cis Dideen Kat: The Way of the Lake Babine Nation
 Babine and Carrier Phonology: A Historically Oriented Study
 Colonialism on Trial



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