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"Niitsipussin" is an alternate name for the Blackfoot language. It literally means "original language."
Alternate spellings of this term include Niitsi'powahsin, Nitsipussin, Nitsipowasin, and Nitsipossin.
Here are links to our webpages about the Niitsipussin tribe and language:
Blackfoot Indian tribe
Canadian First Nations
Here are a few good books about the Niitsipussins:
Blackfoot Ways of Knowing
Blackfoot Stories of Old
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