Alaska Native Language Archive

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Title Einige Nachrichten über die Sprache der Kaiganen
Includes: Middendorff's Kaigani (Alaskan) vocabulary from informant Kuku, ca. 365 items, plus Tolmie's 111-item wordlist published by Scouler; Bryant's 53-word list from Gallatin; Chanal's 18-item list published by Fleurieu; total ca. 400 items, German to Haida, preceded by good ethnographic comments and attempts at grammatical analysis, phonetic remarks from Middendorff. Middendorff's list is the most extensive until Dawson's Skidegate of 1878.
Melanges Russes tirés du Bulletin Historico-Philologique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg. Tome III (1856-1859):569-607.
Contributors Radloff, Leopold F. (author)
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Subject Language(s) Haida
LingType lexicon
Files: HA850R1858-01.pdf

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