May 2016 Calendar Terms

This page contains the audio for May in the 2016 Otoe-Missouria calendar.

Wixroinge – May

PHRASES

Go play (talking to more than one). – Skaje rawi re. (SKAH-jay RAH-wee ray)

 

I bought flowers. – Xamoxra hadumi ke/ki. (xah-MOH-xrah hah-DOO-mee kay/kee)

 

I brought the flag. – Pąthka gibrabra aanyi haji ke/ki. (PAHⁿ-thkah gee-BRAH-brah AAH-nyee hah-JEE kay/kee)

 

School is out. – Wogųnðechi rusdą ke/ki. – (WOH-gooⁿn-ðay-chee roo-SDAHⁿ kay/kee)
(Note a pronunciation adjustment for “rusdą” from the calendar)

 

We (3+) will eat. – Hįwarujeta hnye ke/ki. (heeⁿ-WAH-roo-jay-tah hnyay kay/kee)

 

It is warm outside. – Tąngrida mąsje ke/ki. (TAHⁿNG-gree-dah MAHⁿ-sjay kay/kee)

 

It is windy. – Ta’thage ke/ki. (tah’-THAH-gay kay/kee)

 

Make your bed (talking to one). – Ayą pi ‘ų re. (ah-YAHⁿ pee ‘OOⁿ ray)