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Chiye-Tanka or Chiha Tanka (meaning "Big Elder Brother") is a woodland being in the Lakota and Dakota languages of the great Sioux nations. Some people associate the legend with Bigfoot.
The Chiye-Tank is a large shaggy woodland being. According to various sources, Chiye-Tanka is a nature spirit and sacred messenger. According to Peter Mathiessen...
- Chiye Tanka: Elder Brother, Sasquatch for the Lakota - Scenic Sasquatch
- Chiye-Tank - Native-languages.org