X̱aaydaa Kil

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

Language known as: Skidegate Haida

The people of Skidegate call their language X̱aaydaa Kil. Although there were many different dialects spoken by elders in Skidegate, over time the differences between these dialects are decreasing. Language teachers in Skidegate often write the phonetic spellings from their dialect in capital letters.

State of the Language

Audio Clip References
A. X̱aaydaa Kil - Gwaag̱anad (Brown, D.) (2008, Sept. 3). Interview with Gwaag̱anad (Diane Brown).