ʔakisq̓nuk First Nation

Language: Ktunaxa
Dialect: Ktunaxa A
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Historically known as: Columbia Lake, Akisqnuk First Nation

Contact Information:
Akisqnuk First Nation
PO Box 130
Windermere, BC
V0B 2L0
ph. (250) 342-6301
fx. (250) 342-9693

ʔakisq̓nuk B First Nation (Columbia Lake Band) has their main community in Windermere, BC. Their name, ʔakisq̓nuk, literally means "place of two lakes".

Language Information

Fluent Speakers: 9 1
Understand or Speak Somewhat: 0 1
Learning Speakers: 8 1

The Akisqnuk First Nation speaks the Kntunaxa language.

Community Information

Population: 258 1
Footnotes / References
1. St Mary's Indian Band (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1188

Audio Clip References
A. Ktunaxa - Gravelle, Liz (n.d.). Ktunaxa Archive.
B. ʔakisq̓nuk - Gravelle, Liz (n.d.). Ktunaxa Archive.