Tribal Council Vocabulary

Mko gises 2009 / February 2009



Mko gises -- February (Bear Moon)


Najdo -- Ask for


Najdowat -- They asked for


Najdowen -- Things asked for


Dodaské -- Ask for in a spiritual manner


Shpemek -- Above / Heaven


Bi takojke -- Offering of tobacco, usually a tobacco tie


Sema -- Tobacco


Nensema -- Indian tobacco


Sema skemot -- Tobacco


Ge winwa ge mnoshewebsewek -- So that they will be okay


Jigshkodé -- By the Fire




Council Words 2012