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Gispwudwada
also called "Blackfish" and has one more synonym

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  1. (variously spelled) is the name for the Killerwhale "clan" (phratry) in the language of the Tsimshian nation of British Columbia, Canada, and southeast Alaska

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  2. The Gitnagwinaks (sometimes spelled Nagunaks) trace their migrations southward, to the vicinity of the Kitasoo Tsimshians at Klemtu, B.C. In a discussion of the Bear Mother myth, the anthropologist Marius Barbeau in 1950 published information recorde

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  3. considered analogous or identical to the Gisgahaast (variously spelled; also Gisk'aast) clan in British Columbia's Nisga'a and Gitksan nations

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  4. The Nisga'a also call this group the Killerwhale clan, though the Gitksan use the term Fireweed clan

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  5. Gisgahaast means literally "people of the fireweed." The name Gispwudwada is of unknown etymology

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