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Takelma

[tuh-kel-muh]
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noun
  1. a member of a North American Indian people of southwestern Oregon, extinct since the early 20th century.
  2. the Penutian language of the Takelma.
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Historical Examples

  • Another type of function is illustrated by the Takelma forms hel “song,” with falling pitch, but hel “sing!”

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    Edward Sapir