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Tlingit Indian Language
Tlingit is an Alaskan language distantly related to the Athabaskan
languages. There are about 700 native speakers of Tlingit today, mostly elders, although some younger Tlingit people are working to keep
their ancestral language alive.
˜ Tlingit Language Tlingit language samples and resources.
˜ Tlingit Indians Culture and History Information and links about the Tlingit tribe past and present.
˜ Tlingit Indians Fact Sheet Our answers to common questions about the Tlingits.
˜ Tlingit Legends Introduction to Tlingit mythology.
Our Tlingit Language Materials
Our list of vocabulary words in the Tlingit language, with comparison to words in other Athabaskan languages.
Tlingit Animal Words:
Illustrated glossary of animal words in the Tlingit language.
Tlingit Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions
Tlingit Language Resources
Tlingit dictionary, grammar and some texts.
Alaskan Athapascan fonts for Windows, including Tlingit and ten other languages.
Tlingit Language, Alphabet and Pronunciation:
Phonological inventory of Tlingit, with a sample text.
Tlingit orthography and text example.
Tlingit Indian Language Tlingit Phonology Tlingit Numbers Tlingit Grammar Tlingit Texts:
Scanned-in Tlingit language materials from the Rosetta Project.
Language Museum: Tlingit:
Story about the origin of the Tlingit tribe, in Tlingit with English translation.
Finding My Talk:
Documentary about language loss and revival among the Tlingit, Cree, Mohawk, and Inuit.
Native America Calling: Tlingit:
Audio files of words and phrases in the Tlingit language.
Alaskan Orthodox Texts:
Orthodox Christian prayers and religious passages in Tlingit
Tlingit Language Plaque
Canadian human rights tribute written in Tlingit.
Tlingit translation of the Lord's Prayer and other prayers.
Alaska Native Heritage Center:
Cultural and historical information about the Tlingit, Eyak,
Haida, and Tsimshian peoples.
Juneau Indian Studies:
Tlingit language and cultural resources including an audio map of southeast Alaska.
Tlingit Dictionaries, Audio Tapes and Language Resources
Tlingit Verb Dictionary
Tlingit dictionary for sale online.
Haa Shuka, Our Ancestors
A book of Tlingit oral narratives for sale
Sealaska Heritage Institute
Native Alaskan cultural organization offers Tlingit language learning books, tapes, and CDs for sale.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Encylopedia articles on the Tlingit Indian language.
Information about the Tlingit language in Spanish.
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