Kansa, also known as Kanza or Kaw, was a Siouan language of the Great Plains.
Unfortunately the last fluent speaker died in the late 20th century, but the Kaw tribe is working to teach their children to speak
the language again.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Kansa/Kaw language, with comparison to words in other Siouan languages.
Kansa Animal Words:
Illustrated glossary of animal words in the Kansa language.
Kansa Body Parts:
Online and printable worksheets showing parts of the body in Kansan.
Worksheet showing color words in the Kansa language.
Worksheet showing how to count in the Kanza language.
Kansa Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions