noun /ˈkuːtəneɪ/
a) An indigenous people of North America.
b) The language isolate spoken by this people.

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  • Kutenai — variant of Kootenai …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kutenai — ISO 639 3 Code : kut ISO 639 2/B Code : kut ISO 639 2/T Code : kut ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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  • Kutenai (tribu) — Kootenai Tipis de los indios Kutenai (Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture) Población total 1984 Idioma Idio …   Wikipedia Español

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