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Happy 1st Year of Operation Klamath Tribes Language Department

Klamath Tribes Language Department


  • Tribal Languages Program: Teaching Beginning Course for Klamath, Modoc, and Northern Paiute, learning the cultural sounds of the tribal alphabet.
  • Translation Service for Tribal Departments and Tribal Members
  • Tribal Names for Individuals, adults, and children
  • Dictionaries of MAR Barker and Samuel Gatschet for sale at $20.00 each
  • Language Books for download on the website – both ?ewksiknii ?am hemkanks and nimi yadua

    Beginning Classes for Families and Individuals


    • Registration opens mid-August 2023
    • Classes will start in 2nd week of September 2023
    • 3 eight-week Classes in Klamath/Modoc or Northern Paiute
    • Receive a Certificate for Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced training in the cultural sounds.
    • Training is done via the Zoom app.
    • Hours for training are 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • Mondays are for Klamath/Modoc Language Training
    • Wednesday is for Northern Paiute Training
    • Fun time learning the language