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A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee: With Notes on the Florida and Oklahoma Seminole Dialects of Creek (Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians)

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The result of more than ten years of research, A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee draws on the expertise of a linguist and a native Creek speaker to yield the first modern dictionary of the Creek language of the southeastern United States. The dictionary contains over seven thousand Creek-English entries, over four thousand English-Creek entries, and over four hundred Creek place names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. The volume also includes illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, stylistic information, word histories, and other useful reference material. Entries are given in both the traditional Creek spelling and a modern phonemic transcription. A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee is the standard reference work for the Creek language.

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The result of ten years of research, this dictionary contains 7,000 Creek-English entries, 4,000 English-Creek entries, and 400 Creek place names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. The volume also includes illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, and stylistic information. Entries are given in both traditional Creek spelling and a modern phonemic transcription. Martin is associate professor of English at the College of William and Mary, and Mauldin is instructor of Creek at the University of Oklahoma.
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Synopsis:

The result of over 10 years research, this work draws on the expertise of a linguist and a native Creek speaker to produce this modern dictionary of the Creek language of the southeastern United States. The dictionary contains over 7000 Creek-English entries, over 4000 English-Creek entries, and over 400 Creek place-names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. The volume also includes illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, stylistic information, and word histories. Entries are given in both the traditional Creek spelling and a modern phonemic transcription.

About the Author

Jack B. Martin is an associate professor of English at the College of William and Mary and a specialist in southeastern Native languages. Margaret McKane Mauldin is an instructor of Creek at the University of Oklahoma.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803232075
Mauldin, Margaret McKane:
Martin, Jack B.
Author:
Mauldin, Margaret McKane
Author:
Martin, Jack B.
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Location:
Lincoln :
Subject:
General
Subject:
English
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Native American Languages
Subject:
Creek language.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
General Language Arts & Disciplines
Subject:
Creek language - English
Subject:
English language - Creek
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Native American
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians (Hardcover)
Series Volume:
168-99
Publication Date:
20000631
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
14 illustrations, map
Pages:
359
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 1.35 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The result of over 10 years research, this work draws on the expertise of a linguist and a native Creek speaker to produce this modern dictionary of the Creek language of the southeastern United States. The dictionary contains over 7000 Creek-English entries, over 4000 English-Creek entries, and over 400 Creek place-names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. The volume also includes illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, stylistic information, and word histories. Entries are given in both the traditional Creek spelling and a modern phonemic transcription.
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