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Narrangansett -- Narrangansett -- Narrangansett dictionary
Title:
Narrangansett -- Narrangansett -- Narrangansett dictionary
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Yes
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Contributor:
Julianne Jennings (Strong Woman) (consultant)
Frank Waabu O’Brien (Dr. Francis Joseph O’Brien, Jr.) (consultant)
Publisher:
Frank Waabu O’Brien (Dr. Francis Joseph O’Brien, Jr.)
Description:
The Narrangansett corpus contains a cultural linguistic dictionary and grammatical information on the Narrangansett language, an extinct language of the USA.
Introduction to the Narragansett Language: A Study of Roger Williams' A Key into the Language of America, 1643 is a companion volume to Indian Grammar Dictionary for N-Dialect: A Study of Roger Williams' A Key into the Language of America, 1643. It includes a cultural linguistics dictionary as well as an introduction to the grammar.
Frank Waabu O’Brien (Dr. Francis Joseph O’Brien, Jr.) is an historical consultant. He has Indian Status from the Abenaki Nation (Sokoki and St. Francis bands). Waabu is the former President, Aquidneck Indian Council, Inc. He is a member of and has served as Council Secretary, The Rhode Island Indian Council, and is currently a Tribal Member of the Dighton Intertribal Indian Council. Waabu graduated from Columbia University with a Ph.D. degree, doing a dissertation on applied linguistics. Waabu is an elected member of the New York Academy of Sciences. He was presented the American Medal of Honor in 2004 by the American Biographical Institute. In 2005 he accepted the International Order of Merit (IOM) from the International Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England. Waabu is a disabled veteran from The Vietnam War Era, and makes his living as a career civil servant mathematician for The Department of Defense.
Other coverage:
United States
Other date:
2001-01-01
Other format:
application/pdf
Other subject:
Narrangansett
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Archive: The Language Archive's IMDI portal
Online: Yes
Contributor: Frank Waabu O’Brien (Dr. Francis Joseph O’Brien, Jr.)
Contributor: Julianne Jennings (Strong Woman)
Publisher: Frank Waabu O’Brien (Dr. Francis Joseph O’Brien, Jr.)
Title: Narrangansett -- Narrangansett -- Narrangansett dictionary
Other coverage: United States
Other date: 2001-01-01
Other format: application/pdf
Other subject: Narrangansett