You are here

TitleLanguage of White Indians
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1925
AuthorsSjodahl, J.M.
MagazineImprovement Era
Volume28
Issue Number6
Pagination568–571
Date PublishedApril 1925
KeywordsHebraic Indian Theory; Language; Language - Hebrew; Linguistic Analysis; Linguistics; Pre-Columbian American History
Abstract

This article is an analysis of the language of “white Indians” found by an American explorer in the mountains of Darien, in Panama. It reveals a vast number of words related to old world words in both form and meaning and claims some Hebrew words are found in this Indian language.