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Tsetsaut Language (Ts'ets'aut)
Tsetsaut was an Athabascan language once spoken in the southern coast of
Alaska and northwest British Columbia. The Tsetsaut people suffered from displacement, warfare and disease in the late 1800's, and though Tsetsaut
descendents still live among the Nisga'a, Tahltan and Kaska tribes, there is no distinct Tsetsaut tribe today, and the language has not been spoken since
The Tsetsaut Language
Profile and bibliography of Tsetsaut from the Yinka Déné Language Institute.
Tsetsaut demographic information from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Tsetsaut Language Tree:
Theories about Tsetsaut's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Article on Tsetsaut Indian history from the Canadian Encyclopedia.
Collection of Tsetsaut mythology and traditional stories.
Canadian Peoples: Na-Dene:
Ethnography of the Tsetsaut and other Athabaskan nations.
Flood Myth of the Tsetsaut
Brief summary of a Tsetsaut legend.
Additional Resources, Links, and References
Information about the Tsetsaut language in Spanish.
Four Directions: Tsetsaut:
Tsetsaut links pages.
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