Pacific Coast Athabaskan languages

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Pacific Coast Athabascan
Geographic
distribution:
California, Oregon
Linguistic classification: Dené–Yeniseian?
Subdivisions:
  • California
  • Oregon
Glottolog: paci1277[1]

Pacific Coast Athabaskan is a geographical and possibly genealogical grouping of the Athabaskan language family.

California Athabaskan[edit]

1. Hupa (AKA Hoopa-Chilula)
dialects:
  • Hupa
  • Chilula-Whilkut
- Chilula
- Whilkut
2. Mattole–Bear River
dialects:
3. Eel River
dialects:
4. Cahto (AKA Kato) (sometimes included in Eel River)

Oregon Athabaskan[edit]

4. Upper Umpqua
5. Rogue River (AKA Tututni or Lower Rogue River)
dialects:
  • Upper Coquille
- Coquille
- Flores Creek
  • Tututni
- Tututunne
- Naltunnetunne
- Mikwunutunne
- Joshua (AKA Chemetunne)
- Sixes
- Pistol River (AKA Chetleshin)
- Wishtenatin (AKA Khwaishtunnetunnne)
  • Euchre Creek
  • Chasta Costa (AKA Illinois River, Chastacosta, Chasta Kosta)
6. Galice–Applegate
dialects:
  • Galice
  • Applegate (AKA Nabiltse)
7. Tolowa
dialects:
  • Chetco
  • Smith River

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Pacific Coast Athabascan". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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