Iroquoian language


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Related to Iroquoian language: Siouan language
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Noun1.Iroquoian language - a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Iroquois
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
Cherokee - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cherokee
Cayuga - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cayuga
Mohawk - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Mohawk
Seneca - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Seneca
Oneida - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Oneida
Onondaga - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Onondaga
Tuscarora - the Iroquoian language spoken by the Tuscarora
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Tuscarora, a North Iroquoian language spoken in southern Ontario in Canada, and parts of the US.
This semester, Niagara University--located near the famous waterfall on New York's Canadian border--introduced a sequence of three classes in Tuscarora, a dialect of the Iroquoian language spoken by the nearby Tuscarora Nation.
It is related to the Iroquoian language. The Cherokee syllabary (a kind of alphabet) was invented by a Cherokee scholar and chief named Sequoyah (aka George Gist).
They speak an Iroquoian language. In the 19th century, historians and ethnographers recorded their oral tradition that told of the tribe having migrated south in ancient times from the Great Lakes region, where other Iroquoian-speaking peoples were.
Sam's song was not translated from Seneca or any other Iroquoian language; it was an original song text, written "when I was a young man", reported the then 23-year-old.
university course in Mohawk, an Iroquoian language spoken in Ontario, Qu
In the Iroquoian language family, most definitions for the Supreme Being have some sort of functional aspect to their meaning.