|One of the world's primary |
Pre-contact distribution of Algic languages (in red). Note distribution in northwestern California.
|Notes||† - extinct language|
The Algic (also Algonquian–Wiyot–Yurok or Algonquian–Ritwan) languages are an
The term "Algic" was first coined by
Henry Schoolcraftt in his Algic Researches, published in 1839. Schoolcraft defined the term as "derived from the words Alleghany and