Chinook (Pidgin) Ministry: updated 9/12/2016

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Chinook (Pidgin)...
"The Chinook Indians, who lived in the lower Columbia River
Valley, practised head-flattening and the ostentacious custom of
potlatch, a ceremonial giving away or destroying of property to
enhance status.   Linguistically related neighboring tribes in-
cluded the Clatsop, Clackama, Wasco, and Wishram Indians.
The Chinook Pidgin, as it is called, is not to be confused with
Penutian-stock Chinook language now extinct.

In use in British Columbia and Alaska, the Chinook Pidgin
developed in the late 18th century through the need of early
French and English fur traders to communicate with the Indians.
The first contact English traders had with Indians in this region
was with the Nootka of the Oregon Coast.   As the traders pro-
gressed inland along the Columbia River, they encountered the
Chinook, and a trade language made up of borrowings from
Nootka, Chinook, and English developed, to which French loan
words were soon added.

A sermon in Chinook Pidgin, on being analyzed, proved to
contain only 95 words - 23 English, 7 French, 46 Chinook, 17
Nootka, and 2 Salish.   The simplicity of the limited vocabulary
thus provides an example of the need, in expressing the more
involved concepts, to...."
--1000 Tongues   [Info only]

"1912 Mark BFBS, London
Translated by C. M. Tate, a Methodist my. among the Indians
of northwest North America.
"
--1000 Tongues   [Info only: 1912 Mark 1:2 o.k.]

Bible Studies
**Book: Bible Dictionary (~1840)   Compiled by CHM

Books
**Book: TWICE-BORN MEN (after 1931)   Compiled by Hy. Pickering  
["YE MUST BE BORN AGAIN"  
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Tracts
**Tract: #158 3 Lies That NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS Have Been Told . . . (n.d.)   FTL

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