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Synonyms for Algonkian
a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec
the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian
of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language
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Athapaskan languages have a more elaborate array of consonants and vowels than Algonquian languages
and cannot be unambiguously written without a larger set of symbols.
Nominal obviation has a more limited distribution, and is best known from the Algonquian languages.
Algonquian languages also have systems of nominal OBVIATION, which are closely related to the choice of direct/inverse (Aissen 1997; Klaiman 1991; Dahlstrom 1986; among others).
The Illinois peoples spoke dialects of Miami-Illinois, one of the many Algonquian languages
spoken over a vast region of northeastern North America by dozens of Native nations.
Subarctic Algonquian languages
, in Helm (1981): 52-66.