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"Western Atakapa" is the name of one of the main dialects of the Atakapa language.
Here are links to our webpages about the Western Atakapa tribe and language:
Western Atakapa language
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Languages in Louisiana
Here are links to other Internet resources about Western Atakapa:
Western Atakapa dialect
And here are a few good books about the Western Atakapas:
Historic Indian Tribes of Louisiana
Dictionary of the Atakapa Language
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