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Neutral Huron language

Neutral
Neutral Huron
Attawandaron
Native toCanada
RegionOntario; also near Buffalo, New York
EthnicityNeutral Nation
Extinctlast mentioned in 1671[1]
Iroquoian
  • Northern
    • Lake Iroquoian
      • Five Nations
        • Huronian
          • Neutral
Language codes
ISO 639-3None (mis)
qeb
Glottologneut1237[2]

Neutral or Neutral Huron was the Iroquoian language spoken by the Neutral Nation.

The name Neutral, given to them by the French, reflected their attempt to stay neutral in the HuronIroquois wars. They were called Attawandaron by the Huron.

References

  1. ^ "The Neutral Confederacy". The Canadian Encyclopedia
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Neutral-Atiouandaronk". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.