First Nations Programs & Partnerships

Hän Language
The Hän language is spoken in two communities: Dawson City, Yukon and Eagle, Alaska. The speakers of the language are called Hän Hwëch'in which means, "people who live along the (Yukon) River." It is closely related to the Gwich'in and Upper Tanana languages.


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