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Nehiyaw (Nêhiyaw)

"Nehiyaw" is an alternate name for the Cree tribe. It literally means "Indian" in the Plains Cree language. Nehiyawok (or Nêhiyawok) is the plural form.

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

 Cree language
 Cree culture
 Cree Indian tribe
 Algonquian languages
 Eastern Woodlands Native American tribes
 Canadian First Nations

Here are links to other Internet resources about the Nehiyaw:
 Nehiyaw (Cree) Language Lessons
 Learning to be a Nehiyaw

And here are a few good books about the Nehiyaws:
 Nehiyaw: Alberta Elders Cree Dictionary
 I Dream of Yesterday and Tomorrow
 To Please The Caribou
 Algonquian Spirit

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