WHAT'S INSIDE: LANGUAGE GROUPS

Groups of people that share the same language are known as language groups. There are many different Native American language groups and you can learn about some of them in this section.
  • Algonquian
  • Athapascan
  • Early Native Americans
  • Iroquoian
  • Muskhogean
  • Other Language Groups
  • Shapwailutan
  • Shoshonean
  • Siouan
FEATURED: LANGUAGE GROUPS

Ponca Indians, a tribe of the Siouan linguistic family. They were closely associated with the Omahas and in the early 1800's settled with them in northeastern Nebraska.

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