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Indigenous peoples of North America

Indigenous peoples of North America

  • Ohlone people
    Ohlone people, named Costanoan by early Spanish colonists (the Spanish word costa means "coast"), are a Native American people of the Northern California coast.
  • Ho-Chunk
    The Hoocąągra, sometimes called "Ho-Chunk" or Wisconsin Winnebago, are the parent tongue to all tribes that were previously considered "Siouan" speakers.
  • Melungeon
    Melungeon (/məˈlʌndʒən/ mə-LUN-jən) is a term traditionally applied to one of numerous "tri-racial isolate" groups of the Southeastern United States.
  • Eskimo
    The Eskimo are the indigenous peoples who have traditionally inhabited the northern circumpolar region from eastern Siberia (Russia), across Alaska (United States), Canada, and Greenland.
  • Abenaki
    The Abenaki (Abnaki, Alnôbak) are a Native American tribe and First Nation.
  • North American fur trade
    The North American fur trade was the industry and activities related to the acquisition, trade, exchange, and sale of animal furs in North America.
  • Canoe
    A canoe is a lightweight narrow boat, typically pointed at both ends and open on top, propelled by one or more seated or kneeling paddlers facing the direction of travel using a single-bladed paddle.
  • Wampum
    Wampum are traditional shell beads of the Eastern Woodlands tribes of the indigenous people of North America.
  • Maidu
    The Maidu are an indigenous people of northern California.
  • Redskin (slang)
    "Redskin" is a slang term referring to Native Americans in the United States.
  • Indigenous peoples of the Subarctic
    Indigenous peoples of the Subarctic are the aboriginal peoples who live in the Subarctic regions of the Americas, located south of the true Arctic.
  • Kickapoo people
    The Kickapoo people (Kickapoo: Kiikaapoa or Kiikaapoi) are an Algonquian-speaking Native American and Indigenous Mexican tribe.
  • Brulé
    The Brulé are one of the seven branches or bands (sometimes called "sub-tribes") of the Teton (Titonwan) Lakota American Indian people.
  • Indigenous North American stickball
    Native American stickball is considered to be one of the oldest team sports in North America.
  • Native American name controversy
    The Native American name controversy is an ongoing discussion about the changing terminology used by indigenous peoples of the Americas to describe themselves, as well as how they prefer to be referred to by others.