November 2015 Calendar Terms

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

Ta He Waso – Deer Break Their Antlers Off

WEEKS 1 & 2

Terms

knife – mahį (MAH-heeⁿ)

 

fork – wiyawe (WEE-yah-way)

 

spoon – tuge (TOO-gay)

 

napkin – nąwe wak’o (NAHⁿ-way wahk’-OH)

 

plate – wathge (WAH-thgay)

 

cup – nyirahdą (nyee-RAH-hdahⁿ)

 

Phrases

She took it from me. – Hįngiruðe ke/ki (heeⁿng-GEE-roo-ðay kay/kee)

 

Did she give it to you? – Urik’ų? (oo-REEK’-ooⁿ)

 

We are eating. – Hįwarujewi ke/ki. (heeⁿ-WAH-roo-jay-wee kay/kee)

 

There is ice on the ground. – Mąhada nuxe ke/ki. (MAHⁿ-hah-dah NOO-xay kay/kee)

 

WEEKS 3 & 4

Terms

turkey – tagrogro (tah-GROH-groh)

 

pig – go’gotha (goh’-GOH-thah)

 

deer – ta (tah)

 

Phrases

The food is ready. – Waruje gasų ke/ki. (wah-ROO-jay gah-SOOⁿ kay/kee)

 

Let’s eat. (male speaker) – Hįwarujewi to. (heeⁿ-WAH-roo-jay-wee toh)

 

Let’s eat. (female speaker) – Hįwarujewi ta. (heeⁿ-WAH-roo-jay-wee tah)

 

The food is very good. Waruje grapiinge ke/ki. (wah-ROO-jay grah-PEE-eeng-ay kay/kee)

 

I’m full. – Wihananje ke/ki. (WEE-hah-nahn-jay kay/kee)