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Miscellaneous Abenaki Words

Last updated 12/28/99

Miscellaneous Abenaki Words
English Word Abenaki Word Source Notes
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<- GENERAL ->
Friend Nidoba    
Friends Nidobak    
Hello Kwai   also spelled Kwi, Kweh, and Kuai
Help Kgamo    
Listen Kita Dog People - Jos. Bruchac also Ketah
No Nda    
Story Ndatlokugan Gluskabe Stories - Bruchac my story - also Notlokangan (the story)
Yes Unh-Honh   Also spelled Onh-Honh, Unh-hunh
<- EMOTIONS & DESCRIPTIONS ->
Apart chbi wi Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Anger mos kwal dam wo gan Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Backwards a za to i wi Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Better ma wia Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Copper mka za wat si gan Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830 color
Enough ta bat Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Exclaimation Kwe-yoh Return of the Sun - Bruchac excitement or displeasure by tone
Fine Grainy wlom ka Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Full psan ta (ba) Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Good wli, wli gen Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Great K'chi also Ktchi or Ktsi  
Half psig ia Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Hot kzab da Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
It Sinks kda hla Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
New wski a Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Old ngon ia Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Pride po lo ba wo gan Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Raw ski ia Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Red mkwi gen Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Sinewy wcha too Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Square a za wa skwi gen Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
White wo bi Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
<- PHRASES ->
Hear Me Nodah Dawnland - Joseph Bruchac  
Hello My Friends Kwai Nedobak    
Look here Kina Dog People - Jos. Bruchac  
Looks Very Bad chi ba gi no guat Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Thank You Wliwni   also spelled Oleohneh, Wlioni
Travel Well Wlipamkaani   also spelled Olibamkanni
Who Are You Awanigia Abenaki Cultural Heritage Celebration also Awanikia
Good For Nothing piz wat Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
To Cover With A Roof a ba kwa wo gan Kimzowzi Awighigan 1830  
Here camps my story of Gluskabe Wowigit ndatlokangan wa Gluskabe Gluskabe Stories - Bruchac A typical Gluskabe story introduction
And here this story of Gluskabe is ended Nitatci notlokangan wa Gluskabe umetabegesin Gluskabe Stories - Bruchac A typical Gluskabe story ending