noun, plural Tsim·shi·ans, (especially collectively) Tsim·shi·an.
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Then Raven taught the people how to weave the blankets, but he taught the Tsimshian tribe first.Myths and Legends of Alaska|Various
But (p. 190), and also in the tabular arrangement, only two of the Tsimshian clans have animal names.
Further south than the Tsimshian dwell the Kwakiutl, of whom the most southerly are called "the Kwakiutl proper."
Others, while agreeing as to the painting, claim that the carving was designed and executed by a Tsimshian.The Whale House of the Chilkat|George T. Emmons
But, in his table, he docks two Tsimshian clans of their totem names.