Oneida Words & Phrases

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okuhsyu:ta̲

sunflower

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ohyu:kwál̲a̲’

thistle

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óskal̲e̲’

flax

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ala:sék

elderberry

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otshohkhwi̲

blueberry

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teyothutá:ktu̲

blackcap

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shá:yese̲’

thimbleberry

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7 Tsi’ niwaku’weskwanihe’ nén akeyatloló:ke’ nén laulau tho latityenutyese̲’

I like to see the hummingbirds flying around.

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6 Hʌ nok tsi’ yah ki’ nuwʌtu te’wake’waláku

yes but I have never eaten the meat

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5 Nʌ kʌ né: nʌwʌtu shekʌ nén kwah ok thikuné:se’ skawiló:wan̲e̲’

did you ever see the wild turkey?