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Kashaya Language (Kashia, Southwestern Pomo)
Kashaya is a Hokan language of northern California.
It is closely related to the Pomo languages, and is
sometimes known as Southwestern Pomo. The Kashaya language is still spoken by only a few dozen elders,
but some young people are working to keep their ancestral language alive.
Kashaya Language Kashaya language samples and resources.
Kashaya Culture and History Information and links about the Kashaya tribe past and present.
Pomo Legends Introduction to Kashaya and other Pomo mythology.
Our Online Kashaya Materials
Our list of vocabulary words in the Kashaya language, with comparison to words in other Hokan languages.
Kashaya Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions
Kashaya Language Kashaya Phonology:
Scanned-in Kashaya language materials from the Rosetta Project.
Profile of the Kashaya language from linguist Gene Buckley.
Two Undersea Youths Freeze to Death
Online excerpt from a book of Kashaya Indian texts, with English glossary.
Kashaya (Southwestern Pomo)
Demographic information about Kashaya from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Profile of the Kashaya langauge from the Berkeley Survey of California Indian Languages.
Kashaya Language Tree:
Theories about Kashaya's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Kashaya Language Structures:
Kashaya linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
Kashaya Indian Dictionaries, Audio Tapes and Language Resources
Theoretical Aspects of Kashaya Phonology and Morphology
Kashaya linguistics book for sale.
Bilingual presentation of Kashaya language stories.
Native American Language Dictionaries:
Kashaya and other American Indian dictionaries and language materials for sale.
Links, References, and Additional Information
List of related reading materials about the Kashayas.
Information about Kashaya and the Pomo languages in Spanish.
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