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"Sahnish" is an alternate name for the Arikara tribe. It means "the people" in their own language.

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

 Sahnish language
 Arikara history
 Arikara nation
 Arikara pronunciation
 Plains Indian culture

Here are a few good books about the Sahnishes:
 Traditional Narratives of the Arikara Indians
 The Arikara War
 Women of the Earth Lodges

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