Tongva

Tongva

About Tongva

The Tongva also referred to as the Gabrieleno, Gabrielino, San Gabriel Band, the Fernandeno or Fernardino, and the Kizh Nation are an indigenous people of California, whose traditional territory is in present-day Los Angeles in Southern California, centered on the San Gabriel Mountains area. Their language, which became extinct during the 20th century, is a member of the Takic group within the Uto-Aztecan linguistic phylum.

Contributions by Dbachmann, Twin twin02, and Badagnani.