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They spoke languages that, according to some authors, form an independent linguistic family, Sahaptin, which others consider to be of Penutian origin and thus related to the peoples of central California and what is now the southeastern United States (the Zuni and Maya).
The patterning of aspiration in Wintu (California Penutian, Northern Amerindian), is given in (12).
In the case of Nez Perce (706, Northern Penutian, Northern Amerindian), the information on the stop or affricate nature of the apico-alveolars, and hence on the nature of a subset of the ejective consonants, is ambiguous.