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Table 5 CKIS names from the three languages throughout study area

From: Using traditional ecological knowledge to understand and adapt to climate and biodiversity change on the Pacific coast of North America

English nameScientific nameTlingit nameTsimshian nameAlaskan Haida nameOld Masset Haida nameSkidegate Haida name
Salmon, chumO. ketatéel’ag̱ayniiscsk’agesk’agfsk’aagiig
Salmon, cohoO. kisutchl’ookhüüxc; ẅa̱a̱xtáayetaayiftáay.yiig; táay.yiigaayg
Salmon, kingO. tshawytschat’áayeectáa’unetaawanftaaGung
Salmon, pinkO. gorbushchacháas’asti’moonc; stmooncts’at’áanets’at’aanfts’iit’ang; ts’iit’aang
Salmon, redO. nerkaGaatamisooc; müsoocsGwáagaanesGwáagaanftaaxidg
DeerO. hermionus sitkensisGuwakaanawanc; wa̱nck’áadek’aadfk’aadg
Blueberry (generic and oval-leaved)V. ovalifoliumjkanat’áa; kakatlaaxbsmmaayc,d; smmaycHldáane; hldáan Gadgehldaanfhldaang
Blueberry, AlaskanV. alaskaensejnaanyaa kanat’aayía; naanaa kanat’aayíbhldáan kidgehldaang,h
Blueberry, bogV. uliginosumts’éekáxk’wa; láx’loowúb (swamp); ts’éekáxk’wb (mountain)Gáan xáwlaae,i; hlGu GáanaaeHlGu Gáanaaf; Gáan xáw’laaf,itllga GaanGag; Gaanxaaw’laag
Blueberry, dwarfV. caespitosumkakatlaaxamihaałc,d
Salmon berryR. spectabilisWas’x’aan tléigua; Ch’a aanáx tleikwbmakooxsd; ma̱g̱ooxsc; ma̱ḵ’oxsc; ma̱ḵ’ooxscsk’áwaanesk’aawGang
  1. aThornton 2008; bNewton and Moss 2009; cAnderson 2018; dThompson 2003; eLachler 2010; fDeVries 2014b; gDeVries 2014a; hVaccinium alaskaense Howell (seems to be ovalifolium); iAlso a name for saskatoon berry; Note: hldaan radaga; hldáan radga, hldáan radg = berry of Vaccinium ovalifolium (S, M H); hldaan qidga; hldáan qidga, hldáan qidg = berry of Vaccinnium alaskaense