December 2015 Calendar Terms

This page contains the audio for December in the 2015 Otoe-Missouria calendar.

Mųnje T’ąwe – Bear Getting Down

WEEKS 1 & 2

Terms

toy – wiskaje (WEE-skah-jay)

 

game – waskaje (wah-SKAH-jay)

 

gift – wok’ų (WOHK’-ooⁿ)

 

Phrases

It is beginning to snow. – Gasų, ba hu jire ke/ki. (gah-SOOⁿ BAH hoo jee-RAY kay/kee)

 

Make me one. – Iyą hįngi’ų re. (ee-YAHⁿ heeⁿng-GEE’-ooⁿ ray)

 

Make me another one – Itąnda hįngi’ų re. (ee-TAHⁿN-dah heeⁿng-GEE’-ooⁿ ray)

 

Weeks 3 & 4

Terms

shoes/moccasins – aguje (ah-GOO-jay)

 

socks – thųxwe (THOOⁿ-xway)

 

pants – unathų (oo-NAH-thooⁿ)

 

shirt/clothes – wonayį (WOH-nah-yeeⁿ)

 

hat/headdress – wogrąnge (WOH-grahⁿng-ay)

 

Phrases

I am going in the morning. – Herodagi waaje ke/ki. (HAY-roh-dah-gee WAAH-jay kay/kee)

 

My mother cooks very well. – Hina wohą warupi ke/ki. (HEE-nah WOH-hahⁿ wah-ROO-pee kay/kee)