Carolina Algonquian language

Carolina Algonquian language

name=Carolina Algonquian
states=United States
region=North Carolina
fam3=Eastern Algonquian

Carolina Algonquian (also known as Pamlico) is an extinct Algonquian language formerly spoken in North Carolina, United States. [Raymond G. Gordon, Jr, ed. 2005. "Ethnologue: Languages of the World". 15th edition. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics.]



* [ Ethnologue entry for Carolina Algonquian]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Algonquian language — noun family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains • Syn: ↑Algonquian, ↑Algonquin • Derivationally related forms: ↑Algonquin (for: ↑Algonquin) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carolina Algonquian — ISO 639 3 Code : crr ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Extinct …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Algonquian languages — Infobox Language family name=Algonquian altname=Algonkian region=North America familycolor=American fam1=Algic child1=Plains Algonquian group child2=Central Algonquian group child3=Eastern Algonquian group Pre contact distribution of Algonquian… …   Wikipedia

  • Algonquian — or Algonquin or Algonkian; also Algonkin noun Etymology: Canadian French Algoumequin, Algonquin, perhaps from Malecite Passamaquoddy (Algonquian language of Maine and New Brunswick) elakómkwik they are our relatives Date: 1625 1. (usually… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Algonquian languages — or Algonkian languages Family of 25–30 North American Indian languages spoken or formerly spoken across a broad area of eastern and central North America. They are divided conventionally into three geographic groups. Eastern Algonquian languages …   Universalium

  • Shawnee language — language name=Shawnee nativename=Shaawanwa? familycolor=American states=United States region=Oklahoma speakers=200 fam1=Algic fam2=Algonquian iso2=alg|iso3=sjw The Shawnee language is a Central Algonquian language spoken in parts of central and… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Algonquian languages — Infobox Language family name=Eastern Algonquian altname=Eastern Algonkian region=Atlantic Coast of North America familycolor=American fam1=Algic fam2=Algonquian child1=Eastern Abnaki child2=Western Abnaki child3=Etchemin child4=Delaware… …   Wikipedia

  • Ojibwe language — Anishinaabemowin, ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᒧᐎᓐ Pronunciation [anɪʃɪnaːpeːmowɪn] Spoken in …   Wikipedia

  • Powhatan language — Infobox Language name=Powhatan region=Eastern Virginia extinct=Late 18th century familycolor=American fam1=Algic fam2=Algonquian fam3=Eastern script=Latin alphabet iso2=alg iso3=pimPowhatan or Virginia Algonquian is an extinct language of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Oji-Cree language — Severn Ojibwa Anishininiimowin, ᐊᓂᔑᓂᓂᒧᐏᐣ Spoken in Canada Region Ontario, Manitoba Native speakers 10,500  (no date) …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.