Linguistic Groups

There is a category for Languages, with subcategories that contain the major linguistic groups. It needs to be determined which major group the language discussed in the item falls under.

For example if the article discusses the Cree Language, enter the category:

Language>Algonkian>Cree

For example if the article discusses the Beaver Language, which belongs to the Athapaskan Family of languages, refer to the list below.

Language>Athapaskan

ALGONKIAN
Abenakis — Algonkin — Blackfoot — Cree — Delaware — Malecite — Micmac — Montagnais — Naskapi — Ojibway — Ottawa — Passamaquoddy — Potawatomi — Nakawe — Saulteaux

ATHAPASKAN
Apache — Beaver — Carrier — Chilcotin — Chipewyan — Dogrib — Hare — Kutchin — Loucheux — Nahani — Navaho — Sarcee — Sekani — Slave — Tahltan — Yellowknife — Dene — Han — Gwich'n — Kaska — Tutchone — Taqish — Tanana

IROQUOIAN
Cayuga — Cherokee — Huron — Mohawk — Oneida — Onondaga — Seneca — Tuscarora

HAIDA
Haida

SALISHAN
Bella Colla — Comox — Cowichan — Lillooet — Ntakyapamuk — Okanagan — Puntlatch — Seechelt — Semiahmoo — Shuswap — Songish — Squamish

KOOTENAYAN
Kootenay

SIOUAN
Assiniboine — Dakota

TLINGIT
Tagish

TSIMSHIAN
Gitksan — Niska — Tsimshian

WAKASAHN
Haisla — Heiltsuk — Kwakiutl — Nootka

Linguistic Groups List

Linguistic Groups Map