Definition of Nass–Gitksan in English:

Nass–Gitksan

(also Nass–Gitksian)

noun

  • A Tsimshian language comprising the mutually intelligible dialects Nisga'a (or Nass) and (Eastern and Western) Gitksan.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in International Journal of American Linguistics. From Nass + Gitksan, the name of the Tsimshian dialect of the Gitksan people.

Pronunciation

Nass–Gitksan

/ˌnasɡɪtˈksan/