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Lower Chinook is a dialect of the Chinook spoken at the mouth of the Columbia River.
- Clatsop (Tlatsop) was spoken in northwestern Oregon around the mouth of the Columbia River and the Clatsop Plains (†).
- Chinook Jargon
- Shoalwater (also known as Chinook proper), extinct (†) since the 1930s. Shoalwater was spoken in southwestern Washington around southern Willapa Bay.
- Lower Chinook at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
- Campbell (1997) American Indian Languages; Mithun (2001) The Languages of Native North America
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Chinook". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
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