Apachean

Some articles on apachean:

Apache - Languages
... Apachean peoples speak one or more of seven Southern Athabascan languages, which have relatively similar grammatical structures and sound systems ... Southern Athabascan (or Apachean) is sub-family of the larger Athabascan family, which is a branch of Nadene ... However, all Apachean languages are endangered, including Navajo ...
Apache - Pre-reservation Culture - Religion
... Apachean religious stories relate two culture heroes (one of the Sun/fire"Killer-Of-Enemies/Monster Slayer", and one of Water/Moon/thunder "Child-Of-The-Water/Born For Water") that destroy a ... Different Apachean cultures had different views of ceremonial practice ... Many Apachean ceremonies use masked representations of religious spirits ...
Apache - Pre-reservation Culture - Social Organization
... All Apachean peoples lived in extended family units (or family clusters) they usually lived close together, with each nuclear family in separate dwellings ... All Apachean men practiced varying degrees of "avoidance" of his wife's close relatives, a practice often most strictly observed by distance between mother-in-law ... The degree of avoidance differed in different Apachean groups ...
Athabaskan Languages - Internal Classification of The Family - Southern Athabaskan (AKA Apachean)
... Plains Apache (AKA Kiowa-Apache) Western Apachean subgroup A ... Western Apache (AKA Coyotero Apache) Eastern Apachean subgroup 44 ...