Appendix:Swadesh lists for Algonquian languages

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This is a table of Swadesh lists for Algonquian languages. Some Iroquoian languages are also given for comparative purposes.

  • Ojibwe (Chippewa, Anishinaabemowin) — northern United States and eastern Canada
  • Blackfoot — Montana, United States
  • Mi'kmaq (Micmac) — Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Lenape (Unami, Delaware) — Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Mohawk — New York, United States; Ontario and Québec, Canada; Iroquoian language
  • Cherokee (Tsalagi) — North Carolina and Oklahoma, United States; Iroquoian language
  • Nottoway (Cherunhakah) — Eastern Virginia; Iroquoian language

Note: Additional vocabulary words have been added after word No. 207 ("name"), since the original lengths of Swadesh lists are either 100 or 207 words.

List[edit]

English Ojibwe Blackfoot Mi'kmaq Lenape Kanien'kéha(Mohawk) Cherokee Nottoway Lang8
1 I niin nin ni ke-/ka-/ki-/ken-/ko-/wake-/waka-/waki-/waken-/wako-/wak- ᎠᏯ (aya), (yv) i
2 you
(singular)
giin kil ki se-/sa-/tsi-/sen-/so- ᏂᎯ (nihi)
3 he wiin nekm yoni ra-/ro-/ren-/re-/rao-/raw- ᎾᎯ (nahi), ᎠᏨᏯᎢ (atsvyai)
4 we niinawind (incl.),
giinawind (excl.)
ninen teni-/tia-(2 inclu.)/iakeni-/iakia-(2 exclu.)/tewa-/tio-(3+ inclu.)/iakwa-/iakio-(3+ exclu.) ᎣᎩᎾᎵᎪᎯ (oginaligohi)
5 you
(plural)
giinawaa kinu seni-/tsa-(2)/sewa-/tso-(3+) ᎢᏥ- (itsi-)
6 they wiinawaa nekmow keni-/kia-/ioti-/iona-(2 females)/ni-/ia-/roti-/rona-(2 males or male+female)/konti-/kon-/ioti-/iona-(3+ females)/rati-/ron-/roti-/rona-(3+ men or mixed group) ᎠᏂ- (ani-)
7 this o'ow wa (anim.),
na (inanim.)
kí:ken/ken' í:ken ᎯᎾ (hina)
8 that i'iw yu (anim.),
në (inanim.)
thí:ken/tho í:ken (na)
9 here omaa shè kèn:'en(here)/kèn:tho(right here) ᎠᎭᏂ (ahani)
10 there imaa ìka tho/eh ᎾᎿᎢ (nahnai)
11 who awenen ónhkha ᎦᎪ (gago)
12 what wegonen oh nahò:ten ᎦᏙᎤᏍᏗ (gadousdi)
13 where aandi ka' nón:we ᎭᏢᏃ (hatlvno)
14 when apil kátkeh ᎯᎳᎪᎢᏳ (hilagoiyu)
15 how aaniin oh ní:ioht ᎯᎳᎪ (hilago)
16 not gaawiin iáhten/iah ᎾᏍᎩᏂᎨᏒᎾ (nasginigesvna) roh
17 all akina wèmi akwé:kon ᏂᎦᏛ (nigadv)
18 many niibowa xèli é:so ᎤᎪᏗᏗ (ugodidi)
19 some aanind alënte ken' ní:kon/ohstón:ha ᎢᎦᏛ (igadv)
20 few bangii txituwàk ken' nikòn:'a ᎦᏲᎵ (gayoli)
21 other agaami- ó:ia/akò:ren(person) ᏐᎢ (soi)
22 one bezhig, ningod nitokska néwt kwëti énskat ᏌᏊᎢ (saquui) unte
23 two niizh natoka tápu nisha tékeni ᏔᎵ (tali) dekeni
24 three niswi niuokska síst naxa áhsen ᏦᎢ (tsoi) ahsa
25 four niiwin, new nisoo néw newa kaié:ri ᏅᎩ (nvgi) hentag
26 five naanan nisito nán palenàxk wísk ᎯᏍᎩ (hisgi) wisk
27 big gichi-, michaa xinkwi kowá:nen ᎡᏆ (equa) t’achanawhe
28 long ginoozi kwëni í:ions ᎦᏅᎯᏓ (ganvhida) iwets
29 wide mangadeyaa xinkwi pàkan tewatakà:ron ᎠᏯᏖᎾ (ayatena)
30 thick gipagaa kupahkàt ká:tens ᎤᎭᎨᏛ (uhagedv)
31 heavy gozigwan kwsùkòn iókste ᎦᎨᏛ (gagedv)
32 small agaasaa ken' niwà:'a ᎤᏍᏗ (usdi) newihtsa
33 short dakoozi ken' niiónsha ᏍᏆᎳᎢ (squalai) newihtsa
34 narrow agaasadeyaa ken' na'tewatakahròn:'a ᎠᏯᏠᎵ (ayatloli)
35 thin bibagaa òskee ken' nikaténsha ᏌᎨᎢ (sagei)
36 woman ikwe xkwe iakón:kwe/tsakothonwí:sen/o'nhéhtien ᎨᏯ (geya) ekening; akwaswari (elderly)
37 man
(adult male)
inini lënu rón:kwe/rohsken'rhakéhte/ká:tsin ᎠᏍᎦᏯ (asgaya) eniha; akwatis (young)
38 man
(human being)
anishinaabe,
bemaadizid
awènik (people) ón:kwe ᏴᏫ (yvwi)
39 child
(a youth)
abinoojiinh mimëns eksà:'a ᎠᏲᎵ (ayoli) nakatseke
40 wife wiiw ró:ne/ienáhkwa ᎤᏍᏓᏴᎲᏍᎩ (usdayvhvsgi) dekes, gotyakun
41 husband ninaabem ró:ne/ranáhkwa ᎠᏍᎦᏯ ᎠᏂᏁᎳ (asgaya aninela) gotyakun
42 mother maamaa, ga àna ka'nisténshera ᎡᏥ (etsi) ena
43 father baabaa, dede, oos nuxa ka'níshera ᎡᏙᏓ (edoda) akroh
44 animal awakaan (domestic),
awesiinh (wild)
aèsës kário/katshé:nen/kanáhskwa ᎦᎾᏝᎢ (ganatlai)
45 fish giigoonh, namens namès kéntson ᎠᏣᏗ (atsadi) keyntu
46 bird bineshiinh, binesi chulëns otsi'tèn:'a ᏥᏍᏆ (tsisqua) chita
47 dog animosh, anim mwekane è:rhar ᎩᏟ (gitli) chir
48 louse ikwa xaihu(wàk) otsì:non ᏘᎢᎾ (tiina)
49 snake ginebig xkuk ò:niare ᎢᎾᏛ (inadv)) antatum
50 worm moose otsi'nonwahnhè:ta ᏥᏍᎪᏯ (tsisgoya)
51 tree mitig hìtùkw kéhrhite/ó:kwire/orón:ta/onèn:ta ᏣᎵᎫ (tsaligu) geri
52 forest mitigwaki shinke, tèkëne káhrha ᎠᏙᎯ (adohi) oranakewn
53 stick
(of wood)
mitig siakw kà:nhia/kaná:kare ᎦᎾᏍᏓ (ganasda) ocherura
54 fruit maaniwang shaèim káhi ᎤᏓᏔᏅᎠᎩᏍᏗ (udatanvagisdi)
55 seed miinikaan minkw ká:nen/onèn:'a ᎤᎦᏔ (ugata)
56 leaf aniibiish këmpàkw ónerahte/otsawénhsa ᎤᎦᎶᎬ (ugalogv) ohanraq, okahanraq
57 root ojiibik chëphìk ohtè:ra ᎤᎾᏍᏕᏢ (unasdetlv)
58 bark
(of tree)
wanagek hòkès o'wá:tsiste ᎤᏯᎸ (uyalv) ohseraq
59 flower waabigwan òtaès otsì:tsa ᎠᏥᎸᏍᎩ (atsilvsgi)
60 grass mashkosiw skikw óhonte/awennékeri ᎦᏄᎸ (ganulv) oherag
61 rope biiminakwaan tùkòpi ahserí:ie/karatskèn:ta ᏍᏕᏱᏛ (sdeyidv)
62 skin
(of a person)
zhaga'ay xès kanéhon/óhna ᎦᏁᎦ (ganega) ohonag
63 meat
(as in flesh)
wiiyaas wiyus o'wà:ron ᎭᏫᏯ (hawiya) skeshunke
64 blood miskwi hmukw onekwénhsa ᎩᎬ (gigv) gatkum
65 bone kan xkàn óhstien ᎪᎳ (gola)
66 fat
(noun)
bimide wikul o'tónsera ᎦᎵᏦᎯᏓ (galitsohida) oskaharag
(fat meat)
67 egg waawan òòl o'nhónhsa ᎤᏪᏥ (uwetsi)
68 horn eshkan shëmu onà:kara ᎤᏲᎾ (uyona) otserag
69 tail zow shkwënay otáhsa ᎦᏂᏓᏛ (ganidadv) orwitsag
70 feather
(rather not down)
miigwan mikwën ohstò:sera ᎤᎩᏓᎵ (ugidali) awenkrag
71 hair wiinizis milàxk (human head),
mixekën (body)
onónhkwis(head)/ononhwè:rha(body) ᎤᎩᏟ (ugitli) howeraq
72 head shtigwaan wil onón:tsi/ohsò:kwa ᎠᏍᎪᎵ (asgoli) setarake
73 ear tawag hwitaok ohónhta ᎴᏂ (leni) suntunke
74 eye shkiinzhig wëshkinkw okà:ra ᎠᎦᏙᎵ (agadoli) unkaharaq
75 nose jaanzh wìkiyon o'niónhsa ᎦᏴᏐᎵ (gayvsoli) otewsag
76 mouth doon tun ohsakà:ra ᎠᎰᎵ (aholi) eskaharant
77 tooth
(rather not molar)
wiibit wipit onawí:ra/onò:tsa ᎦᏅᏙᎬ (ganvdogv) ototsag
78 tongue denaniw wilanu awen'náhsa ᎦᏅᎪ (ganvgo) dahsunke
79 fingernail shkanzh hwìkahsha otsi'é:ra yetunke
80 foot zid wsit ohsì:ta ᎤᎳᏏᏕᎾ (ulasidena) sasike
81 leg kaad hwikat ohsí:na/o'kátsa (barelegs) ᎦᎦᎶᎢ (gagaloi) sanseke
82 knee gidig këtëkw okwítsha ᎧᏂᎨᏂ (kanigeni) sunsheke
83 hand ninj nàxka ohtsà:na/ohsnónhsa/ò:nia ᎤᏬᏰᏂ (uwoyeni) nunke
84 wing ningwiigan wëlunkòn owé:ia/onerahóntsha/oweiahóntsha ᎪᏯᏛ (goyadv) ohunwitstag
85 belly misad mutay onekwèn:ta ᎤᏍᏉᎵ (usquoli) otekwak, unke
86 guts nagizh wëlàkwshia okahrósta ᎤᎵᎦᏍᎢ (uligasi)
87 neck kwegan xkwekànkàn oniá:ra ᎠᎩᎳᎨᏂ (agilageni) stireke
88 back pikwan hëpxkòn óhswa ᎦᏐᎯ (gasohi)
89 breast doodoosh nunakàn onòn:ta ᎦᏁᏥ (ganetsi)
90 heart de' tèh awé:ri ᎠᏓᏅᏙ (adanvdo) sunke
91 liver kon xkwùn othwénhsa ᎤᏪᎳ (uwela)
92 to drink minikwe mëne aiehnekí:ren ᎠᏗᏔᏍᎦ (aditasga) ararher
93 to eat wiisini mitsi á:ienke ᎯᎩ (higi) unchore
94 to bite dakwam aieká:ri/aiontekhwá:ko ᎤᏳᏏᏗ (uyusidi)
95 to suck wiikwam aienon'ké:ren/aiako'tsí:reke ᎠᏍᎦᏩᏄᏥᎦ (asgawanutsiga)
96 to spit ziko aionnitskerón:ti ᎠᎳᏥᎦᏍᎬ (alatsigasgv)
97 to vomit zhigagowe mëlàntàm aiónttsi'ke ᏚkᎢᏍᏗᎭ (dukisdiha)
98 to blow
(as wind)
boodaazh iaiewerà:reke ᎠᏦᏔᏍᎦ (atsotasga)
99 to breathe bagidanaamo aiontón:rie ᎧᏬᎳᏕᏛ (kawoladedv) untures (breath)
100 to laugh baapi aiakoiéshon ᎤᏰᏣᏍᎬ (uyetsasgv)
101 to see waabi aiontkáhtho/aié:ken waskehi
102 to hear noondam aiakothón:te'ne/aiòn:ronke t’rahunta; sat’untatag (listen)
103 to know
(a fact)
gikenim watu aiakoterièn:tara'ne/aieién:tere'ne ᎣᏅᏛ (onvdv)
104 to think maaminonendam aionnonhtonnión:ko ᎠᏓᏅᏖᏍᎬ (adanvtesgv)
105 to smell
(sense odor)
biijimaam mëlam aiontéhswahte/aiakóhswen sakarantu
106 to fear goshi aietshà:ni'ke/aiakóhteron'ne ᎤᎾᏰᎯᏍᏗ (unayehisdi)
107 to sleep nibaa kawi aiakó:ta'we kentus
108 to live bimaadizi wikin (reside),
"pommauchsin"
aiakónhnheke
109 to die nibo ànkël aiéheie
110 to kill nishi aiério/aion'wéntho untatriyo
111 to fight miigaazo aionterí:io wa’untrehu
112 to hunt
(transitive)
giiwose aiontó:rate kunun
113 to hit bakite' aiekòn:reke/ia'taiakaón:ko untatenherug
114 to cut giishkizhige aiè:re'ne untatren
115 to split daashki- taiakó:ren wayecherorag
(break)
116 to stab
(or stick)
bazhiba'o aiòn:'ase/aie'niéntho untekwara
117 to scratch
(an itch)
baazagobizhiwe aié:kete
118 to dig waanike aiakó'kwate/aiontshatón:ko
119 to swim gabaashimo aiontá:wen orerunte
120 to fly babaamibide taié:ten/aiétie getya
121 to walk bimose taionte'kháhahkwe/aiénshon ᎠᎢ (ai) iya
122 to come onjibaa pè, -pa aontá:ien ᏅᎳ (nvla)
123 to lie
(as on one's side)
bimishin aionnó:wenhte
124 to sit abi aióntien/aionnitskó:ten ᎠᎵᏍᏛᏡᎬ (alisdvtlugv)
125 to stand niibawi, gaabawi taié:ta'ne ᎠᎴᏗ (aledi)
126 to turn
(change direction)
gwekii taiontkahrhaté:ni
127 to fall
(as in drop)
bangishin aontaieià:ten'ne
128 to give miizh mil aión:ton ᎠᏓᏁᏗ (adanedi)
129 to hold
(in one's hand)
dakon aiontháwa
130 to squeeze maagobizh taiehtò:rarake
131 to rub zinigon taionhsaránie
132 to wash giziibiigii kshixtun aienóhare gakuhar
133 to wipe giziin aierá:kehwe
134 to pull wiikobizh aontaiontihéntho
135 to push gaandin aiè:reke
136 to throw apagizh alëmanihi iaiakó:ti esungwisato’i
137 to tie dakobizh aiè:nerenke
138 to sew gashkigwaaso aie'níkhon
139 to count agindaaso, agim aiónshete
140 to say ikido luwe aiè:ron wasweke
141 to sing nagamo aionterennó:ten
142 to play odamino aióntswa'te/aiontkahri'tsherón:ni
143 to float agomo aiontia'tà:kerahkwe
144 to flow bimitigweyaa (river) aionhná:wenhte
145 to freeze mashkawadin chakahtën (frozen) aienenniò:kwanoste
146 to swell baagishi aiontià:tohwe
147 sun giizis kishux karáhkwa ᏅᏓ (nvda), ᏅᏙᎢᎦᎡᎯ (nvdoigaehi) ahita
148 moon dibik-giizis piskewëni kishux enhnì:ta/karáhkwa ᏅᏓ (nvda) tet’rake
149 star anang alànkw otsistóhkwa ᏃᏈᏏ (noquisi) dishu’
150 water nibi mpi ohné:ka/ohné:kanos(drinking water) ᎠᎹ (ama) awa
151 rain gimiwan sukëlan (verb) okennoréhtshera ᎠᎦᏍᎦ (agasga) yowntoch
152 river ziibi sipu ohrhiónhwa/oniá:tare/ohná:wa ᎤᏪᏴᎢ ᎡᏉᏂ (uweyvi equoni) joke, chyoke
153 lake zaaga'igan mënëpèkw kaniá:tare ᎥᏓᎵ (vdali) kanatariya
154 sea
(as in ocean)
gichigamii kaniatara'kehkó:wa ᎠᎺᏉᎯ (amequohi) awan-kechota
155 salt zhiiwit sikey tiohiò:tsist/ohio'tsísta ᎠᎹ (ama)
156 stone asin ahsën onén:ia ᏅᏯ (nvya) oruntag
157 sand negaw lèkaw o'nehsarónhkwa ᏃᏯ (noya) oteh
158 dust bingwi punkw o'kèn:ra ᎪᏍᏚᎭ (gosduha)
159 earth
(as in soil)
aki hàki onhwéntsa ᎡᎶᎯᏃ (elohino) ahonraq
160 cloud aanakod kùmhòkw ohtsì:kera(white)/otshá:ta(rain clouds) ᎤᎶᎩᎸ (ulogilv) uratsekwe
161 fog awan aon otshá:ta ᎤᎬᎭᏛ (ugvhadv)
162 sky giizhig mushhàkw karòn:ia ᎦᎸᎶᎢ (galvloi) kwakeruntika
163 wind
(as in breeze)
noodin kèshxink ówera ᎦᏃᎸᎥᏍᎬ (ganolvvsgv) yawtach (air)
164 snow goon (noun), zoogipo (verb) kun óniehte ᎤᎾᏥ (unatsi) kankaw
165 ice mikwam kun ó:wise/otsísera(sheet) ᎤᏁᏍᏓᎳ (unesdala) owis
166 smoke bakwene kwèshhatèk oièn:kwara ᏧᎦᏒᏍᏗ (tsugasvsdi) okyehr
167 fire ishkode tëntay ó:tsire/otsénha/o'tónhkwa/iotékha ᎠᏥᎳ (atsila) otewr
168 ash bingwi mixpunktay o'kèn:ra ᎪᏍᏚ (gosdu) okwag
169 to burn
(intransitive)
zakide lusi aiónthsa'ahte/aionté:ka'te ᎦᎴᏴᏒ (galeyvsv)
170 road mikana tëmakàn oháha ᏅᏃᎯ (nvnohi)
171 mountain bikwadinaa kitahtëne onón:te ᎣᏓᎸᎢ (odalvi) nuwnotehs, yonunt’e
172 red misko màxk onekwénhtara ᎩᎦᎨ (gigage) ganuntkware
173 green ozhaawashko àskàskw óhonte ᎢᏤ ᎢᏳᏍᏗ (itse iyusdi) sekatekwantin
174 yellow ozaawi wisaw otsì:nekwar ᏓᎶᏂᎨ (dalonige) katintehariya
175 white waabishki òp karà:ken ᎤᏁᎦ (unega) owheryakun
176 black makade sëk kahòn:tsi ᎠᎬᏂᎨ (agvnige) gahuntsi
177 night dibik piskewëni ashón:ta ᏒᏃᏱ (svnoyi) asunta
178 day
(daytime)
giizhik kishku awenhnísera ᎢᎦ (iga) antyeke
179 year gikinoonowin kaxtëne óhsera ᏑᏕᏘᏴᏓ (sudetiyvda) wokenhu
180 warm
(as in weather)
aabawaa kishëwe iawentaná:wen ᎤᎦᎾᏩ (uganawa) tariha
181 cold
(as in weather)
gisinaa iowísto ᎤᏴᏢ (uyvtlv) watore
182 full mooshkine chuwi tetkáhere/kanà:non ᎧᎵ (kali)
183 new oshki- wëski aséhstsi/á:se ᎢᏤ (itse) unksawa
184 old gete- xuwi aká:ion/iokaiòn:'on ᎠᎦᏴᎵ (agayvli) onahahe
185 good mino- welhìk ioiánere ᎣᏍᏓ (osda) wakwast
186 bad maazhi-, maji- mahchikwi io'táksen/wahétken ᎤᏲᎢ (uyoi) wahsa
187 rotten
(as, a log)
bigishkani- iótken's ᎤᎪᏏᏛ (ugosidv)
188 dirty wiinad teió'tson ᎦᏓᎭᎢ (gadahai)
189 straight gwayak shëxaxkèk iottakwaríhsion ᎦᏥᏃᏍᏛ (gatsinosdv)
190 round waawiyeyaa tùkwe teiothwe'nón:ni ᎦᏌᏆᎸ (gasaqualv) tatowerente
191 sharp
(as a knife)
giinaa kine iohio'thí:ieht ᎪᏍᏓᏯ (gosdaya) wachoka
192 dull
(as a knife)
azhiwaa wikòn,
"kschuppan"
teiothiò:kton ᎪᏍᏗᏳᎵ (gosdiyuli)
193 smooth zhooshkozi sòskpe teiotahsaránie/thieiottakwaríhsion ᎤᏩᎾᏕᏍᎩ (uwanadesgi) chunwati
194 wet nibiiwan skàpe ionà:nawen ᎦᏚᎵᏓ (gadulida) ya'ora
195 dry
(adjective)
baaso penkwte iohstáthen ᎤᎧᏲᏗ (ukayodi) yowerha
196 right
(correct)
gwayak lè, pìshi tkaié:ri/ioiánere ᎪᏢᎯᏐᏗ (gotlvhisodi)
197 near besho kixki ákta ᎾᎥᏂᎨ (navnige)
198 far waasa ohëlëmi í:non ᎢᏅ (inv)
199 right
(side)
gichinik mayai tsenekwá:ti nonkwá:ti ᏚᏳᎪᏛ (duyugodv) panunki
(right hand)
200 left
(side)
namanjinik amemànchi tseweientehtáhkwen nonkwá:ti ᎠᎦᏍᎦᏂ (agasgani) mata-panunki
(left hand)
201 at tsi/-ke/-ne
202 in biinde -akon/-á:kon ᎭᏫᎾᏗᏢ (hawinaditlv)
203 with
(accompanying)
wiiji- enskátne/ohserón:ni/karátie ᎬᏙᏗ (gvdodi)
204 and dash, ge, gaye, miina òk tánon/nok ᎠᎴ (ale)
205 if giishpin tóka'/tóka' shí:ken/tóka' ken ᎢᏳᏃ (iyuno)
206 because onji- nè:'e tsi/áhse'ken ᎢᎬᏂᏏᏍᎩ (igvnisisgi)
207 name wiinzh (verb) kahsén:na ᏚᏙᎥ (dudov)
208 house waakaa'igan, wiigiwaam, miigiwaam wikëwam kanónhsa ᎦᎵᏦᏕ (galitsode) onushag
209 wall aasamisag ahsónhta ᎠᏐᏴ (asoyv)
210 deer waawaashkeshi ahtuhw ohskennón:ton ᎠᏫᎢᎾᎨᎡᎯ (awiinageehi) akwiya
211 mouse waawaabiganoojiinh pukwès otsinó:wen ᏥᏍᏕᏥ (tsisdetsi) roskwena,
oyentu (rat)
212 rabbit waabooz chëmamës tahonhtané:ken ᏥᏍᏚ (tsisdu) kweru
213 eagle giniw (golden), migizi (bald) aihàm (golden),
òpalanie (bald)
á:kweks ᏬᎭᎵ (wohali)
214 spider asabikeshiinh xalahputis takwa'áhson ᎧᎿᏁᏍᎩ (kahnanesgi)
215 face dengway wëshkinkw okónhsa ᎤᎧᏛ (ukadv)
216 body iiyaw oià:ta/oieròn:ta ᎠᏰᎸ (ayelv)
217 navel dis onerì:tsta ᎤᏗᏴᏓᏛᎢ (udiyvdadvi)
218 finger ninj lënche ohsnónhsa ᎦᏰᏌᏛ (gayesadv) nunke
219 sick
(painful)
aakozi (be sick) aiakononhwákten ᎤᏢᎩ (utlvgi)
220 needle zhaabonigan èshkansh karón:ware ᏴᎩ (yvgi)
221 clothing biizikiigan hèmpsa,
"ehachquink"
athserónnia/atahkwénnia ᏗᏄᏬ (dinuwo) akwast
222 thunder animikiikaa pèthakhòn iowè:ren(it's thundering)/kawè:ras(it thunders) ᎠᏴᏓᏆᎶᏍᎬ (ayvdaqualosgv) hahenu’
223 lightning waasamowin sasapëlehëlèk tewanine'karahwánions/kahniararónnion ᎠᎾᎦᎵᏍᎬ (anagalisgv) towatgeherise
224 above ishpiming hukweyunk è:neken ᎦᎸᎳᏗᏢ (galvladitlv)
225 under anaami- anà:kon ᎭᏫᎾᏗᏢ (hawinaditlv)
226 to cough ozosodam xùkw aiónsha'ke
227 to buy adaawe mhala aiehní:non
228 to choose onaabam aierá:ko
229 to grow niigi (multiply), nitaawigi (mature) aiakehià:ron
230 to open baakin aiehnhotón:ko(door)/taietá:kwarihte(open up)
231 to steal gimoodi aienénhsko
232 to dream bawaazh aiakotétshen
233 to cry mawi taionhséntho tehesunara
234 to yawn naanibaayawe taionthskarahwahtánionhwe
235 to cook jiibaakwaazh aiekhón:ni
236 six ingodwaaswi nau asukom kwëtash ià:ia'k ᏑᏓᎵ (sudali) oyag
237 seven niizhwaaswi ixkitsika lluiknek nishash tsá:tak ᎦᎵᏉᎩ (galiquogi) chatag
238 eight ishwaaswi, nishwaaswi naniso ukmuljin xash sha'té:kon ᏧᏁᎳ (tsunela) dekra
239 nine zhaangaswi pixkso pesqunatek pèshkunk tióhton ᏐᏁᎳ (sonela) dehirunk
240 ten midaaswi kepo newtiskáq tèlën oié:ri ᏍᎪᎯ (sgohi) wahtsa
241 wolf ma'iingan tëme okwáho ᏩᏯ (waya) huse
242 money zhooniyaa ohwísta ᎠᏕᎳ (adela)

Sources[edit]

  • John D. Nichols, Earl Nyholm. A concise dictionary of Minnesota Ojibwe. University of Minnesota Press, 1995.
  • Lenape Talking Dictionary
  • Feeling, Durbin. Cherokee English Dictionary. Cherokee Publications: 1992.
  • Meuse, William E. Nottoway (Cherunhakah) Lexicon. Netsanet: 2010.

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