- a Salishan language used by the Flathead Indians of Montana and by some neighboring tribes in Idaho and the western part of Washington.
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Examples from the Web for kalispel
This was the only small Kalispel camp that I had as yet met in my journeys.
We met in the course of that day with only one family, and that was of the Kalispel tribe.
May we not then justly claim for her a share in the success of that Kalispel mission?The Life and Times of Kateri Tekakwitha
Ellen H. Walworth
The way it come up was this way: I live at Kalispel, out in the Flathead valley, you know.
As soon as I could get a minute to myself I called up Kalispel—and say, talk about your coincidences!