Indigenous Word of the Day

All work has been broadcast on At Humber at 96.9 Radio Humber

These words cover many nations and languages across this land.

Playlist of all of the Indigenous Words of the Day
Contributed by Dr. John Steckley, Elder Shelley Charles and K.Barnes

Bamapii (See ya later!)
Elder Shelley Charles

Ohskënonton’ (deer)
Dr. John Steckley

Ahweachiouta’a (toad)
Dr. John Steckley

Yänariskwa (wolf)
Dr. John Steckley

Peigan(Shabby robes)
Dr. John Steckley

Kainaa (Many chiefs)
Dr. John Steckley

Siksika (Blackfoot)
Dr. John Steckley

Debwoahwin (Truth)
Dr. John Steckley

Bamatuzin (Life)
Dr. John Steckley

Kiskisiwin (The Act of Remembering)
K.Barnes

Ceela (Air, weather)
Dr. John Steckley

Ehuma (Intelligence, self-control)
Dr. John Steckley

BinawkweGeezis & WataybugawGeezis (Falling leaves moon & Changing colours leaves moon)
Elder Shelley Charles

Skokum (Strong, True)
Dr. John Steckley

Mukamuk  (Mucky-muck)
Dr. John Steckley

Neewin wayndunimok nodinoon (Four Directions)
Elder Shelley Charles

Saskatchewan 
Dr. John Steckley

Manitoba 
Dr. John Steckley

Ishpatina (Spadina)
Dr. John Steckley

Tkaronto (Toronto)
Dr. John Steckley

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