We Wai Kai First Nation

Language: Kwak̓wala
Dialect: Liḵ̓wala
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Historically known as: Cape Mudge

Contact Information:
We Wai Kai A First Nation
PO Box 220
Quathiaski Cove, BC
V0P 1N0
ph. (250) 285-3316
fx. (250) 285-2400

Language Information

Fluent Speakers: 11 1
Understand or Speak Somewhat: 27 1
Learning Speakers: 172 1

The We Wai Kai First Nation speaks the Liḵ̓wala dialect of the Kwak'wala language.

Community Information

Population: 1006 1

Footnotes / References
1. Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3224

Audio Clip References
A. We Wai Kai - Hunt, L. (2008, Aug. 27). Interview with Lorraine Hunt.