- an Athabaskan Indian language of NW California.
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The Hupa of California tell a person's age by examining his teeth.The Myths of the North American Indians
There is no disagreement on the western boundary of the Hupa.
The lower Trinity River, showing the locations of Hupa villages.
The Hupa are the best known of the California Athabascan groups.
Pipe (tobacco), schandúh-hupa (hupa short and low, without emphasis).