Two Basque Loanwords in Micmac

@article{Bakker1989TwoBL,
  title={Two Basque Loanwords in Micmac},
  author={Peter Bakker},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  year={1989},
  volume={55},
  pages={258 - 261}
}
  • P. Bakker
  • Published 1 April 1989
  • Linguistics
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
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