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"Nimi" is an alternate name for the Bannock and Northern Paiute tribes of Oregon, Idaho, and Wyoming. It means "the people" in the native language shared by these two tribes.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Nimi tribes and their language:

 Northern Paiute
 Uto-Aztecan languages
 Oregon tribes
 Great Basin Indians

Here are a few good books about the Nimis:
 The Bannock of Idaho
 Northern Paiute-Bannock Dictionary
 The Shoshone-Bannocks
 The Rocks Are Ringing: Bannock-Paiute Indian War

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