Origin of Salishan
Examples from the Web for salishan
Billechola belongs under Salishan, a family name of Gallatins of 1836.
Of the above tribes the Okinagan are now known to be Salishan.
The tribe here referred to belonged to the Salishan stock; see Franchre's Narrative, in our volume vi, p. 340, note 145.
Of the Bellacoola (Salishan family) and Haeltzuk, of the present family, there are 2,500 who are not under agents.
This may also be said of some of the Salishan tribes, though others of the same stock have complicated systems.