The First Nations languages of British Columbia are known by a sometimes bewildering variety of names. Names vary for a number of reasons, including:
The following index lists variant names for the First Nations languages of British Columbia. Each name is a link to information about the language to which it refers. Inclusion in this list is not meant to suggest that a name is correct. Indeed, some of them are unquestionably offensive or refer to languages that do not exist. It simply recognizes that the name is one that you might encounter.
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