Origin of Tlingit
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How to use Tlingit in a sentence
In Alaska, the National Forest Foundation is taking Tlingit youth out to connect with their ancestral lands—and renovating campgrounds, maintaining trails, and picking up trash from the coast while they’re at it.
Taku Glacier is named after the T’aaḵú Ḵwáan people, whose name in Tlingit means “flood of geese.”
After 50 years, members of the Huna Tlingit people can finally collect harvest sea gull eggs again in Glacier National Park.Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive|Ben Jacobs|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A good example of such a pitch language is Tlingit, spoken by the Indians of the southern coast of Alaska.Language|Edward Sapir
This was the place of honor in all Tlingit houses upon all occasions, ceremonial or otherwise.The Whale House of the Chilkat|George T. Emmons
Mr Goldenweizer does not mention that the "clans" of the Tlingit have animal names.
Raven came next to Wild Canary, that lives all the year around in the Tlingit country.Myths and Legends of Alaska|Various
Mr. Goldenweizer says that, "with few exceptions," the "clans" of the Tlingit bear "names derived from localities."