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native american

The name derives from the Salish Indian “Tsi-Laan”, meaning “Deep Water”. Lake Chelan is a narrow, 50.5-mile-long lake in Chelan County, northern Washington state, U.S. Salish peoples are a group of ethnically and linguistically related Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast, living in British Columbia, Canada and states of Washington and Oregon in the United States, who speak one of the Coast Salish languages.

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