Northwestern Ojibwa

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Northwestern Ojibwa
Native to Canada
Region Ontario, Manitoba
Native speakers
20,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ojb
Glottolog nort2961[2]

Northwestern Ojibwe (also known as Northern Ojibwa, Ojibway, Ojibwe) is a dialect of the Ojibwe language, spoken in Ontario and Manitoba, Canada. Ojibwe is a member of the Algonquian language family.[3]

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  1. ^ Northwestern Ojibwa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Northwestern Ojibwa". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Gordon Jr., Raymond. 2005. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 15th edition. Ethnologue entry for Northwestern Ojibwe. Retrieved April 22, 2009.

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