Language name: KWAKW'ALA
UPSID number: 6731
Alternate name(s): KWAKIUTL
Classification: North American, Almosan
This language has 48 segments
Its Frequency index is 0.224454915 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
The language has these sounds: b ph p' d th t' dj G ? ch gW kWh qWh GW qh kW' q' c' qW' tsh dz ts' dlF tlFh tlF' s hlF C X h xW XW E m n m* n* l* j* w* l j w i a u "@ O
Source(s): Boas, F. 1911. Handbook of American Indian Languages. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 40, part I: 423-558.
Boas, F. 1947. Kwakiutl grammar. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 37: 201-377.
Grubb, D.M. 1977. A Practical Writing System and Short Dictionary of Kwakw'ala (Kwakiutl). National Museum of Man, Ottawa.
Newman, S. 1950. Review of Boas' Kwakiutl Grammar. International Journal of American Linguistics 16/2: 99-101.

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