January 2015 Calendar Terms

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

Mįnke Kiruxe – January

WEEKS 1 & 2

Terms

 

hello (male) – aho/ho (ah-HOH/hoh)

 

hello (female) – aha/ha (ah-HAH/hah)

 

house – chi (chee)

 

car – namanyi (nah-MAH-nyee)

 

cow – chexga (CHAY-xgah)

 

table – waruje (WAH-roo-jay)

 

chair – aminą (ah-MEE-nahⁿ)

 

Phrases

 

It is good. – Pi ke/ki. (pee kay/kee)

 

How are you? – Darithga? (DAH-ree-thgah)

 

I am good. – Hįmpi ke/ki. (heeⁿm-PEE kay/kee)

 

What did you say? – Dagwisa? (dah-GWEE-sah)

 

Where are you going? – Tą wasda? (tahⁿ WAH-sdah)

 

WEEKS 3 & 4

Terms

 

my mother – hina (HEE-nah)

 

my father – hįnka (HEEⁿNG-kah)

 

my grandfather – hįntugą (heeⁿn-TOO-gahⁿ)

 

my grandmother – hįnkunyi (heeⁿng-KOO-nyee)

 

my uncle – hįnjega (heeⁿn-JAY-gah)

 

my aunt – hįntumi (heeⁿn-TOO-mee)

 

food – waruje (wah-ROO-jay)

 

good – pi (pee)

 

water – nyi (nyee)

 

Phrases

 

What are you doing? – Dagure ra’ų? (dah-GOO-ray rah’-OOⁿ)

 

I am hungry. – Hįxranyi ke/ki. (heeⁿ-XRAH-nyee kay/kee)

 

What do you want? – Dagure ragųnsda? (dah-GOO-ray rah-GOOⁿN-sdah)

 

I am going to the bathroom. – Uyechi waaje ke/ki. (oo-YAY-chee WAAH-jay kay/kee)