Sketch of Lakhota, a Siouan Language


Handbook of North American Indians, Vol.17 (Languages), pp.440-482.

Copyright 1996 by Smithsonian Institution. All rights reserved.

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aN iN uN c^ g^ h^ s^ z^

Colorado Glyphs

aN iN uN c^ g^ h^ s^ z^

Unicode characters

ą į ų č ğ ĥ š ž

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O.W.L.(in Russian) 

Web design by  Connie Hmielnitski

Web proofing by Jan Ullrich

Important: I came upon the following bug in Internet Explorer when viewing the sketch:
--after changing fonts size the interlinear texts are displayed improperly. Refresh the display with F5 key.

Last update: September 5, 2000