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ERIC Number: ED413791
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 381
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Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-295-97323-4
Lushootseed Dictionary
Bates, Dawn; Hess, Thom; Hilbert, Vi
The dictionary of Lushootseed, the Puget Salish Indian language spoken in the area of Seattle, Washington, begins with an introduction to the language's name, dialects, geographic distribution, research methodology and native informants, texts used as sources, and pronunciation and transcription. It also gives an overview of the way entries are structured and provides a glossary of language-related terms used. An alphabetical listing of Lushootseed words and English definitions and usage notes follows. The dictionary also provides an English-to-Lushootseed index and a list of personal names. Contains 22 references. (MSE)
University of Washington Press, P.O. Box 50096, Seattle, WA 98145-5096 ($30).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
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Language: EnglishLushootseed
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