July 2015 Calendar Terms

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

Che Kiruxe – July

WEEKS 1 & 2

Terms

feather – masų (mah-SOOⁿ)

 

dance – washi (wah-SHEE)

 

sing – yąwe (YAHⁿ-way)

 

encampment/gathering/powwow – woyąwe (WOH-yahⁿ-way)

 

traditional/sacred story – weką (WAY-kahⁿ)

 

Phrases

I will go to the Encampment. – Woyąwe waaje hnye ke/ki. (WOH-yahⁿ-way WAAH-jay hnyay kay/kee)

 

Are you going to the Encampment? – Woyąwe wasda? (WOH-yahⁿ-way WAH-sdah)

 

They are singing. – Yąwenye ke/ki. (YAHⁿ-way-nyay kay/kee)

 

They are dancing. – Washinye ke/ki. (wah-SHEE-nyay kay/kee)

 

WEEKS 3 & 4

Terms

plume – masų p’osge (mah-SOOⁿ p’OH-sgay)

 

drum – rex’urushį (rehx’-OO-roo-sheeⁿ)

 

elder – s’age (s’AH-gay)

 

tipi – chibothraje (chee-BOH-thrah-jay)

 

song – uyąwe (oo-YAHⁿ-way)

 

turtle – ketą (KAY-tahⁿ)

 

Phrases

Thank you. (very solemn) – Warigroxi ke/ki. (wah-REE-groh-xee kay/kee)

 

Thank you-all. (very solemn) – Warigroxiwi ke/ki. (wah-REE-groh-xee-wee kay/kee)

 

Are you thirsty? – Iribuðe (ee-REE-boo-ðay)

 

I am sick. – Wihire ke/ki. (WEE-hee-ray kay/kee)