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Chishi Apaches (Chishis, Chíshí)

"Chishi" is an alternate name for the Chiricahua Apache tribe. It comes from the tribe's name in the language of their Navajo neighbors.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Chishi tribe and language:

 Chishi Apache language
 Apache culture
 Apache pronunciation
 Athabaskan languages
 The Southwest Native

Here are a few good books about the Chishis:
 Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
 Wisdom Sits In Places
 Western Apache-English Dictionary

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