January 29, 2018

This week's word is:

HEWEL  (O'odham word)

Huh-wuhl  (Pronunciation)

WIND (English word)

This week's phrase is:

Hewel 'o wi'isulig eg kui.  (O'odham language)

The wind is blowing the leaves.  (English language)

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January 9, 2018

This week's word is:

SM'AS (O'odham word)

S-mahs (Pronunciation)

SUNSHINE (English word)
 

This week's phrase is:

Taş tonolig 'o smás masma mo g kanjul.  (O'odham language)

The sunshine shines bright like a flashlight.  (English language)

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January 1, 2018

This week's word is:

'AHIDA:G

Ah-hee-dag (Pronunciation)

YEAR

This week's phrase is:

S-ke:g Wecij 'Ahida:g!  (O'odham language)

Happy New Year!  (English Language)

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December 25, 2017

This week's word is:

O'OHO

Aw-aw-haw (Pronunciation)

WRITE

This week's phrase is:

A:ni 'an s'ap o'ohon O'odhamka:j.  (O'odham language)

I can write the O'odham language.  (English Language)

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December 18, 2017

This week's word is NI'OW

Nee-aw  (Pronunciation)

SPEAK

This week's phrase is 

A:ni 'an O'odham niok.  (O'odham language)

I speak the O'odham language.  (English language)

 

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December 11, 2017

This week's word is:

KA

Kah (Pronunciation)

HEAR

This week's phrase is:

N'ap ka: go:gs m'o 'am hi:nk?  (O'odham language)

Do you hear the dog barking?  (English Language)

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December 4, 2017

This week's word is:

NEID

Nuh-eeth (Pronunciation)

SEE

This week's phrase is:

N'ap neid m'at mu g masad?  (O'odham language)

Did you see the solar eclipse?  (English Language)

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November 27, 2017

This week's word is:

HEWEG

Huwuhg (Pronunciation)

SMELL

This week's phrase is:

N'ap hewegig hega'i hiosik m'o si s'ap uw?  (O'odham language)

Did you smell how pretty the flower smells?  (English Language)

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November 20, 2017

This week's word is:

JE:K

JUH (Pronunciation)

TASTE

This week's phrase is:

N'ap je:k 'eg bahidaj m'o si'ow?  (O'odham language)

Did you taste the sweetness of the saguaro fruit?  (English Language)

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November 13, 2017

This week's word is:

SIKOLK

See-Kawlk (Pronunciation)

CIRCLE

This week's phrase is:

Wu'amicda 'o sikolk.  (O'odham language)

The frybread is in the shape of a circle.  (English Language)

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