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Composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock

Lesser, Alexander.

Composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock

by Lesser, Alexander.

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Published by The Smithsonian institution in City of Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caddo language.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alexander Lesser and Gene Weltfish.
    SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections., v. 87, no. 6
    ContributionsWeltfish, Gene, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .S7 vol.87, no.6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6280371M
    LC Control Number32026630
    OCLC/WorldCa2991111

    Caddoan synonyms, Caddoan pronunciation, Caddoan translation, English dictionary definition of Caddoan. n. A family of North American Indian languages spoken formerly in the Dakotas, Kansas, Nebraska, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana and presently in. : The Caddoan, Iroquoian, and Siouan Languages (Trends in Linguistics. State-Of-The-Art Reports) (): Chafe, Wallace L.: BooksCited by:

      The Caddoan languages are a family of Native American are spoken by Native Americans in parts of the Great Plains of the central United States, from . Read this book on Questia. The Caddo tales here presented were collected during the years , under the auspices of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, and form part of a systematic investigation of the religious system and ceremonial organization of the tribes of the Caddoan stock.

    Caddo definition is - a member of a group of American Indian peoples of Louisiana, Arkansas, and eastern Texas. Wichita, North American Indian people of Caddoan linguistic stock who originally lived near the Arkansas River in what is now the state of Kansas. They were encountered by the Spanish in the midth century and became the first group of Plains Indians subject to missionization. Like most Caddoans, Wichita Falls (Texas, United States).


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Composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock by Lesser, Alexander. Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The Caddoan linguistic stock, named after the language of the Caddo, is composed of four major languages, Pawnee, Wichita, Kitsai, and Caddo."--Page 1. Description: 1. Composition Of The Caddoan Linguistic Stock: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, V87, No. 6 [Lesser, Alexander, Weltfish, Gene] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Composition Of The Caddoan Linguistic Stock: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, V87, No. 6Author: Alexander Lesser, Gene Weltfish. "Composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock".

Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 87 (6), Melnar, Lynette R. Caddo Verb Morphology() University of Nebraska Press, ISBN Geographic distribution: Great Plains, North America. Gene Weltfish (born Regina Weltfish) (August 7, – August 2, ) was an American anthropologist and historian working at Columbia University from to She had studied with Franz Boas and was a specialist in the culture and history of the Pawnee people of the Midwest Plains.

Her ethnography, The Lost Universe: Pawnee Life and Culture, is considered the authoritative work. The Hasinai Indians belong to the Caddoan linguistic stock, a large family that includes the Arikara, Pawnee, Wichita, Kitsai, and Caddo Indians. The southern group included the Kadohadachos and Caddos proper, as well as the Nanatsoho, Nasoni, upper Natchitoches, and Cahinnio Indians of Arkansas and, in east Texas, the Hasinais.

Northern Caddoan group. Languages, Dialects, and Subgrouping The first comprehensive classification of the Caddoan languages and discussion of the interrelationships within the family is a paperby Alexander Lesser and Gene Weltfish written in and entitled "The Composition of the Caddoan Linguistic Stock." In it they give a subgrouping of the.

4 The Caddoan stock has been defined most recently by Alexander Lesser and Gene Weltfish, The composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock, Smithsonian Misc.

Coll. 87(6), Washington, The languages included in this stock are the following: Arikara, Pawnee, Wichita, Kitsai, Adai, and Caddo.

Arikara was spoken in several. The Caddoan Language Family The Caddoan languages are a family of Native American languages. They are spoken across the Great Plains of the central United States, from North Dakota to Kitsai language is now extinct.

Caddo, Wichita, and Pawnee are presently spoken in Oklahoma. Arikara is spoken on the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota.

Composition of the Caddoan linguistic stock, (City of Washington, The Smithsonian institution, ), by Alexander Lesser and Gene Weltfish (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Cherokee language. Caddo, one tribe within a confederacy of North American Indian tribes comprising the Caddoan linguistic family.

Their name derives from a French truncation of kadohadacho, meaning “real chief” in Caddo proper originally occupied the lower Red River area in what are now Louisiana and the late 17th century they numbered approximately 8, persons living in villages.

Synonyms for Caddoan in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for Caddoan. 2 synonyms for Caddoan: Caddoan language, Caddo. What are synonyms for Caddoan. Condition: New. History, Evolution and the Concept of Culture: Selected Papers by Alexander Lesser.

Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller Composition of the Caddoan Linguistic Stock: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, V87, No.

6 (Hardback) Alexander Lesser, Gene Weltfish. Caddoan Vocabulary: Words in various Caddoan languages. Links to Other Caddoan Language Resources Caddoan Language Family: Ethnologue of Caddoan languages. Caddoan Languages: Overview of the Caddoan Indians and their languages, with a map.

Caddoan Languages: Overview of the Caddoan Indian languages, their history and distribution. aisri northern caddoan linguistic text corpora This site provides a portal to several collections of Arikara, Skiri Pawnee, and South Band Pawnee texts—all Northern Caddoan languages.

The historical and contemporary collections assembled and published here were marshalled and analyzed under the auspices of Douglas R.

Park’s NSF-funded. Nonetheless, the linguistic estimate is that prior to about 3, years ago, the distant ancestors of all of the Caddoan groups were a single people who spoke an ancestral language that linguists call Proto-Caddoan.

Of course, Proto-Caddoan has long been extinct or, rather, it evolved into the various Caddoan languages as the Proto-Caddoan. Caddo (kăd`ō), Native North Americans whose language belongs to the Caddoan branch of the Hokan-Siouan linguistic stock (see Native American languages Native American languages, languages of the native peoples of the Western Hemisphere and their descendants.

A number of the Native American languages that were spoken at the time of the European arrival in the New World in the late 15th cent. Caddo (kăd´ō), Native North Americans whose language belongs to the Caddoan branch of the Hokan-Siouan linguistic stock (see Native American languages).These people gave their name not only to the linguistic branch but also to the Caddo confederacy, a loose federation of tribes that in prehistoric times occupied lands from the Red River valley in Louisiana to the Brazos River valley in.

Gene Weltfish's study of the composition of Caddoan linguistic stock, Don Wyckoff's and Timothy G. Baugh's sophisticated model of historic Hasinai elites, and Dee Ann Story's summary of the status of recent anthro-pological research on the Caddoes. While it is indeed a pleasure to have all of this literature readily available.

Caddoan definition, a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the upper Missouri valley in North Dakota, in the Platte valley in Nebraska, in southwestern Arkansas, and in neighboring parts of Oklahoma, Texas, and Louisiana.

See more. OLAC resources in and about the Pawnee language ISO paw The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language.

Browse and buy a vast selection of American West Books and Collectibles on Lancaster, PA: Pennsylvania Archaeologist, First book edition. Printed self-wraps. 8pp; three illus from photographs. 9" x 6" WorldCat locates six copies of this off-print.

The text appeared first in Pennsylvania Archaeologist, vol. 3, no. 4, April, More.The Ghost Dance religion that swept through the Plains Indian tribes in the early s was embraced wholeheartedly by the Pawnees. It was a message of hope to a people devastated by the attacks of enemy tribes, the encroachment of white settlers, and the outbreak of epidemics.

For the Pawnees, who were looking to the U.S. government and trying.