Tribal Council Vocabulary

Ktthe mko gises 2009 / January 2009

Ktthe mko gises -- January (Big Bear Moon)

We zhbye get -- Secretary / one who writes

Gig do wne ne -- Representative / one who speaks on behalf of

Mzhen ki wne ne -- Police officer / Sheriff

Kche de tpe se -- "Big Wheel” / slang for Boss

Zhe webet -- Something is the matter with it

Maji bdon -- Turn in on / Make it start

Bye nesh o -- Bring him / her

We gwni je wa nadyen? -- What are you going after?

Zho shkwa mget -- It is slippery

Iw kwshe e we nuk, e na gdo wat ode getê zhechkewun -- It’s good, they are following the old ways

Jigshkodé -- By the Fire

Council Words 2012