Sahaptin vs Sahaptian - What's the difference?

sahaptin | sahaptian | Alternative forms |

Sahaptin is an alternative form of sahaptian.


As nouns the difference between sahaptin and sahaptian

is that sahaptin is a native american people which occupied a large territory along the columbia river in northern idaho, oregon and washington while sahaptian is .

sahaptin

English

(Sahaptin language) (Sahaptian languages) (Sahaptin people)

Alternative forms

* Shahaptian * Sahaptian

Noun

(en noun)
  • A Native American people which occupied a large territory along the Columbia river in northern Idaho, Oregon and Washington.
  • A member of this people.
  • The language spoken by the Sahaptin people.
  • sahaptian

    English

    (Sahaptian languages)

    Alternative forms

    * (sense 2) : Sahaptin

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A family of languages comprising Sahaptin and Nez Perce.