O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English

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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords
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Book title: O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English

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Author: Charles L. Cutler

Book Description:
Native American loanwords are a crucial, though little acknowledged, part of the English language. This book shows how the more than one-thousand current loanwords were adopted and demonstrates how the changing relationships between Indians and European settlers can be traced in the rate of loanword borrowing and the kinds of words adopted.

Appalachian: from the Appalachian Mountains in the eastern United States, from the Muskogean name of the Apalachee tribe of Florida

Moose: Eastern Abenaki mos; Papoose: Narragansett papoos, child; Squash: Narragansett askutasquash; Texas: from a Caddo word, meaning “friends” or “allies.”

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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English

Published on January 6, 2013 by Carol

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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords
in Current English

Author: Charles L. Cutler

dna testing, dna ancestry testing, ancestry, genealogy, indian genealogy records, paternity testing, turquoise jewelry, native american jewelry

Book description:
Native American loanwords are a crucial, though little acknowledged, part of the English language. This book shows how the more than one-thousand current loanwords were adopted and demonstrates how the changing relationships between Indians and European settlers can be traced in the rate of loanword borrowing and the kinds of words adopted.

Appalachian: from the Appalachian Mountains in the eastern United States, from the Muskogean name of the Apalachee tribe of Florida

Moose: Eastern Abenaki mos; Papoose: Narragansett papoos, child; Squash: Narragansett askutasquash; Texas: from a Caddo word, meaning “friends” or “allies.”

Source: Amazon

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Based on the collective work of NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com, © 2014 Native American Encyclopedia.
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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com. NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Native American Encyclopedia http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/ (accessed: September 21, 2014).

Modern Language Association (MLA):

"O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English" NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Native American Encyclopedia 21 Sep. 2014. <NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/>.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):

NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com, "O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English" in NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Source location: Native American Encyclopedia http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/. Available: http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com. Accessed: September 21, 2014.

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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English

Published on September 23, 2012 by Carol

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O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords
in Current English

Author: Charles L. Cutler

dna testing, dna ancestry testing, ancestry, genealogy, indian genealogy records, paternity testing, turquoise jewelry, native american jewelry

Book description:
Native American loanwords are a crucial, though little acknowledged, part of the English language. This book shows how the more than one-thousand current loanwords were adopted and demonstrates how the changing relationships between Indians and European settlers can be traced in the rate of loanword borrowing and the kinds of words adopted.

Appalachian: from the Appalachian Mountains in the eastern United States, from the Muskogean name of the Apalachee tribe of Florida

Moose: Eastern Abenaki mos; Papoose: Narragansett papoos, child; Squash: Narragansett askutasquash; Texas: from a Caddo word, meaning “friends” or “allies.”

Source: Amazon

NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged
Based on the collective work of NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com, © 2014 Native American Encyclopedia.
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American Psychological Association (APA):

O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Retrieved September 21, 2014, from NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com website: http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/

Chicago Manual Style (CMS):

O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com. NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Native American Encyclopedia http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/ (accessed: September 21, 2014).

Modern Language Association (MLA):

"O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English" NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Native American Encyclopedia 21 Sep. 2014. <NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/>.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):

NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com, "O Brave New Words: Native American Loanwords in Current English" in NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged. Source location: Native American Encyclopedia http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/brave-new-words-native-american-loanwords-current-english/. Available: http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com. Accessed: September 21, 2014.

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    title = {NativeAmericanEncyclopedia.com Unabridged},
    month = Sep,
    day = 21,
    year = 2014,
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