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

Comanche Indians, a tribe of the Shoshonean language group. They were closely related to the Shoshoni of Wyoming, from whom they separated at about the time they got horses in the early 18th century.

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