July 31, 2017

This week's word is:

TOTON

THO THON (Pronunciation)

ANT

This week's phrase is:

P'ig am hu hiwigid eg toton mat o'm kei.  (O'odham language)

Don't let the ant bite you.  (English Language)

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July 24, 2017

This week's word is:

Uhg himda:m

oog him thahm (Pronunciation)

AIRPLANE

This week's phrase is:

Uhg himda:m o da'a n ki.  (O'odham language)

The airplanes fly over my village.  (English Language)

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July 17, 2017

This week's word is:

B'AHI:DAJ

BAH-HEE THUTCH (Pronunciation)

SAGUARO CACTUS FRUIT

This week's phrase is:

Ha:san 'o sceda:g.  (O'odham language)

Ha shan o schethag.  (Pronunciation)

The saguaro cactus is green.  (English Language)

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July 10, 2017

This week's word is:

JU:K

Joo-hk (Pronunciation)

RAIN

This week's phrase is:

Pa:p 'amjed?  (O'odham language)

Pahp amjehd?  (Pronunciation)

Where are you from?  (English Language)

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July 6, 2017

This week's word is:

MI:STOL   

ME sthol (Pronunciation)

CAT

And introducing... Tohono O'odham Phrase of the Week!

Sa:p a'i masma?  (O'odham language)

Shap eye mas ma  (Pronunciation)

How are you doing? (English Language)

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July 6, 2017

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July 3, 2017

This week's word is:

BITH

Bith (Pronunciation)

MUD

This week's phrase is:

N'ap mes e s'ape?  (O'odham language)

Nahp mesh e sah pe?  (Pronunciation)

Are you okay?  (English Language)

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