Salish Etymological Dictionary

UMOPL No. 16, 2002

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  Acknowledgments vi
  Map of Salish and neighboring languages viii
  Abbreviations of language names viii
  Classification of Salish languagesix
  Proto-Salish phonemes x
Introduction 1
Dictionary 12
  Proto-Salish roots 15
  Proto-Coast-Salish roots 136
  Proto-Interior-Salish roots 158
  Lexical suffixes 203
  Proto-Salish suffixes 203
  Proto-Coast-Salish suffixes 213
  Proto-Interior-Salish suffixes 213
  Central Salish roots 215
  Local Coast Salish—219
    Lillooet/Thompson elements 219
Index of non-Salish elements 232
Bibliography 234


The Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas. Newsletter XXII:2, July 2003, p. 12-13.
Anthopological Linguistics Vol. 45, No. 2, 2003, pp. 245-247. Reviewed by M. Dale Kinkade, University of British Columbia.
Language Vol. 82, No. 1, 2006, pp. 204-205. Reviewed by Gregory D. S. Anderson, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.

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