Tribal Council Vocabulary

Gi wse gises 2008 / November 2008



Gi wse gises -- November (Hunting Moon)


Nije e sche get? -- What is he/she doing?


Jayk ginwa -- All of you


Bko nyak -- Night


Bne wi -- A long time ago


Ngo duk -- At one time


Nije pi ga bye maji yen? -- When did you start out? (To get here)


Wnago ngi bye maji. -- I left yesterday.


Nije pi wa odanke yen? -- When are you going to town?


Oswabuk nwi odanke. -- Day after tomorrow Im going to town.


Nije pi wa bme giwe yen? -- When are you coming home?


Ka pi ke -- He/she is making coffee.


Nwi ka pi ke -- Im going to make coffee.


Ka pi ken -- Make coffee.




Council Words 2012