Kitksan

noun
Kit·​ksan | \ ¦kitkə¦san \
plural Kitksan or Kitksans

Definition of Kitksan

1a : a division of the Tsimshian people in the upper Skeena river valley, British Columbia
b : a member of such people
2 : a dialect of Tsimshian

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Tsimshian, literally, people of the Skeena river

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“Kitksan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kitksan. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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