[aka Witsuwit'en-Nedut'en, Witsuwit'en-Babine, Witsuwit'en]

Classification: Athabaskan-Eyak-Tlingit


severely endangered

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Witsuwit'en-Nedut'en, Witsuwit'en-Babine, Witsuwit'en, Wet'suwet'en, Northern Carrier, Babine-Witsuwit'en, Babine, Babine Carrier, Bulkley Valley Language, Lakes District Language, Nedut'en (variety), Nadot'en, Nat'oot'en, Lake Babine

Athabaskan-Eyak-Tlingit, Athabaskan,

ISO 639-3


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Witsuwit'en and Nedut'en are the two main varieties of the language. Although there is a tradition of grouping Babine with Carrier (it has sometimes been referred to as “Northern Carrier”), there is a sharp linguistic and cultural boundary between the two speech communities.

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