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What does Chikashshanompa' Mean to You?

Date: October 11, 2022

Chikashshanompa', the Chickasaw language, is vital to​ Chickasaw cultural identity. The Chickasaw Nation Language Preservation Department​ is working to further protect the Chickasaw language by collecting feedback to identify First American speakers, gather learner data and provide language revitalization resources to citizens and the public.

By taking the Language Vitality and Speaker Survey​ you can help contribute to the advancement of Chikashshanompa'. Click HERE to access survey now.

Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey. For more information about language resources, visit