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"Tassenogoula" is an alternate name for the Avoyel tribe of Louisiana.
It was their name in the language of the neighboring Choctaw tribe, and it means
"flint people" in Choctaw.
Here are links to our webpages about the Tassenogoula tribe and language:
Language of Louisiana
Gulf language family
North American Native people
Here are a few good books about the Tassenogoulas:
The Tassenogoula Tribe of Louisiana
Indian Tribes of the Lower Mississippi Valley
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