1. a member of a North American Indian people of northern California
Hypernyms: ↑Hokan, ↑Hoka
2. the Shastan language spoken by the Atsugewi
Hypernyms: ↑Shastan

* * *

\\ˌatsüˈgāwē\ noun (plural atsugewi or atsugewis)
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: Atsugewi
a. : an Indian people of the Pit river valley in northern California
b. : a member of such people
2. : a Shastan language of the Atsugewi people

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Atsugewi — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Atsugewi Población total 1770: cerca de 3,000 (junto con los Achomawi) Asentamientos importantes California, Mount Shasta Idioma Atsugewi, una de las Lenguas palaihnihan …   Wikipedia Español

  • Atsugewi — Populations  États Unis Autre Langue(s) Angla …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Atsugewi — Die Atsugewi (auch Hat Creek Indians oder Pit River Indians genannt) waren ein Volksstamm amerikanischer Ureinwohner der im Nordosten Kaliforniens wohnte.[1] Die Atsugewi zählten ca. 1.000 Personen. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Sozio politische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Atsugewi — The Atsugewi were Native Americans residing in what is now northern California, United States, in the vicinity of Mount Shasta, specifically the Pit River drainage on Burney, Hat, and Dixie Valley or Horse Creeks. They were closely related to the …   Wikipedia

  • Atsugewi language — Atsugewi is a moribund Palaihnihan language of northeastern California spoken by the Hat Creek and Dixie Valley people. In 1962, there were four speakers out of an ethnic group of 200, all elderly. It is now extinct. Astugewi is related to… …   Wikipedia

  • Atsugewi traditional narratives — include myths, legends, tales, and oral histories preserved by the Atsugewi people of the Pit River basin of northeastern California.Atsugewi oral literature reflects the transitional position of Atsugewi culture between central California,… …   Wikipedia

  • Atsugewi (langue) — Atsugé Atsugé Parlée aux  États Unis Région  Californie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Atsugewi — ISO 639 3 Code : atw ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • atsugewi — at·su·ge·wi …   English syllables

  • Idioma atsugewi — Atsugewi atsugé Hablado en  Estados Unidos Región California Hablantes …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

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