Definition of Moquelumnan
1. Noun. A Penutian language spoken by the Miwok.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moquelumnan
Literary usage of Moquelumnan
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Ethno-geography of the Pomo and Neighboring Indians by Samuel Alfred Barrett (1908)
"In the three Moquelumnan dialects here under consideration two, ... The following sounds are found in the Moquelumnan dialects : Vowels : a, ai, e, e, ï, i, ..."
2. Indian Linguistic Families of America, North of Mexico by John Wesley Powell (1891)
"Moquelumnan FAMILY. >Tcho-ko-yem, Gibbs in Schoolcraft, Ind. Tribes, in. ... seemed to Latham to differ from the Moquelumnan language. ..."
3. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico V. 2/4 by Frederick Webb Hodge (2003)
"The Moquelumnan tribes or rancherías that have been recognized are as follows: Miwok. ... =Moquelumnan.—Powell In 7th Rep. BAE, 92, 1891. ..."
4. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico V. 1/4 by Frederick Webb Hodge (2003)
"The vocabulary given by Johnston is Yokuts. Merced r. is, however, otherwise known to have been inhabited only by Moquelumnan tribes. ..."
5. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1909)
"Of the seventeen areas isolated by Dr. Barrett in the paper, seven are Pomo, five Yuki, two Wintun and three Moquelumnan. A large map accompanying this ..."
6. American Anthropologist by American Anthropological Association (1902)
"Moquelumnan and Maidu designs are eye, quail tip, deer excrement, rattlesnake, and water snake. The Nozi or Yanan gives wolf's eye and house. ..."