Definition of Nishga in English:


Syllabification: Nish·ga
Pronunciation: /ˈniSHɡə/

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(also Niska /ˈniskə/)

noun (plural same)

1A member of a branch of the Tsimshian people of British Columbia inhabiting the Nass river basin.
2The dialect of Tsimshian spoken by the Nishga.


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Relating to the Nishga or their language.


the name in Nishga nisqá’a.

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