X̱aad Kil

X̱aad Kil A is a dialect of: X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)

Language known as: Massett Haida

The people of Old Massett Village call their language X̱aad Kil. Although there are five dialects that are spoken by elders in Old Massett, over time the differences between these dialects are decreasing.

Listen to Mary Swanson's explanation of the dialects B.

State of the Language



Audio Clip References
A. X̱aad Kil - Swanson, M. (2008, Sept. 2). Interview with Mary Swanson & Leona Clow.
B. explanation of the dialects - Swanson, M. (2008, Sept. 2). Interview with Mary Swanson & Leona Clow.