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"Nataje" is an alternate name for the Mescalero Apache tribe.
It comes from a Mescalero band name, Nit'ahe, which means "by the mountain's edge."
("Nataje" is a Spanish spelling of this name, and so the "j" is pronounced similar to an English "h.")
Here are links to our webpages about the Nataje tribe and language:
Nataje Apache language
Apache Indian tribe
Southwest Indian languages
Here are a few good books about the Natajes:
Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
Wisdom Sits In Places
Western Apache-English Dictionary
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