Na-Dene[nä′də nā′, -dā-]
Na-Dene definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from Haida na, to dwell, house and amp; Tlingit na, people plush Athabaskan dene, person, people (occurring in various dialect forms): coined (1914) by Edward Sapir while at Ottawa
Na-Dene definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Haida náa-, house, to live, and Tlingit naa, tribe + Proto-Athabaskan *dənǽ, person.
- Na-Deˈne adjective