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Arapaho
Hinónoʼeitíít
Native to United States
Region Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming; Oklahoma
Ethnicity Arapaho
Native speakers 1,087, 10% of ethnic population  (2009-2013)
Language family
Algic
Dialects
Besawunena

The Arapaho language (also Arapahoe) is a Plains Algonquian language (an areal rather than genetic grouping) spoken by elders in Wyoming. It is now spoken very little, and is in danger of becoming extinct.

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