Shackan

Language(s): 
FN Code: 
698
The main community for the Shackan is on the Nicola River about 20km from the mouth of the Thompson River.

Community information

Internet connectivity

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Population on reserve: 44[[8311]]
Population off reserve: 83[[8311]]
Total population: 127[[8311]]

Language information

The people of the Nicola Valley are called Scw’́exmx which means "people of the creeks". The dialect that they speak, Scw’́exmxcin, is derived from the same word.

Nłeʔkepmxcín

Number of Fluent Speakers:
Number of Speakers that understand some of the language:
Number of Speakers learning the language:
Phone: 
(250) 378-5410
Fax: 
(250) 378-5219

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6472 - Scw'exmx Child & Family Services Society Submitted Scw'exmx Child & Family Services Society Nłeʔkepmxcín
LNA6469 - Nicola Tribal Association Submitted Nicola Tribal Association Nłeʔkepmxcín
LNA6357 - Citxw Nlaka'pamux Submitted Citxw Nlaka'pamux Nłeʔkepmxcín
LNA6108 - Nicola Tribal Association Submitted Nicola Tribal Association Nłeʔkepmxcín
LNA6027 - Shackan Indian Band Submitted Shackan Indian Band Nłeʔkepmxcín
LNA5936 - Nicola Tribal Association Submitted Nicola Tribal Association Nłeʔkepmxcín