March 2015 Calendar Terms

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

Bi ‘Ų Ninge – March

WEEKS 1 & 2

Terms

 

one hundred – grebrą huyą (GRAY-brahⁿ HOO-yahⁿ)

 

four hundred – grebrą huyą dowe (GRAY-brahⁿ HOO-yahⁿ DOH-way)

 

thousand – koge (KOH-gay)

 

six thousand – koge sagwe (KOH-gay SAH-gway)

 

money – mąðexga (mahⁿ-ÐAY-xgah)

 

Phrases

 

How is the weather? – Taje dathga? (TAH-jay DAH-thgah)

 

How is your mother? – Rihų dathga? (ree-HOOⁿ DAH-thgah)

 

How is your father? – Nąnje dathga? (NAHⁿN-jay DAH-thgah)

 

Where do you live? – Tąnda raminą? (TAHⁿN-dah rah-MEE-nahⁿ)

 

What are they doing? – Dagure ‘ųna? (dah-GOO-ray ‘OOⁿ-nah)

 

WEEKS 3 & 4

Terms

 

penny – mąðexga suje (mahⁿ-ÐAY-xgah SOO-jay)

 

nickel – bigiyu (bee-GEE-yoo)

 

dime – sogainge (SOH-gah-eeng-ay]

 

quarter – mįnkeherawe (meeⁿng-KAY-hay-rah-way)

 

half-dollar – ukithre (oo-KEE-thray)

 

Phrases

 

How much does it cost? – Mąðexga tahena? (mahⁿ-ÐAY-xgah tah-HAY-nah)

 

I don’t have any money. – Mąðexga hįninge ke/ki. (mahⁿ-ÐAY-xgah heeⁿ-NEENG-ay kay/kee)

 

I don’t want it. – Hagųnda skunyi ke/ki. (hah-GOOⁿN-dah SKOO-nyee kay/kee)

 

I don’t have it. – Aanyi skunyi ke/ki. (AAH-nyee SKOO-nyee kay/kee)