Oneida Words & Phrases

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tho ya’sa:tí kana:tsyaku̲

you put it in the pot

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tho ya’sa:tí ate’skutakhwá:slaku̲

you put it in the frying pan

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swayʌ́tako:n̲a̲’

you 3 get more wood

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o:yʌte̲

wood

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salha:lé: kʌ

are you ready?

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ʌse’nikú:lalak

you will keep watch!

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ate’skutákhw̲a̲’

frying pan

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yona'talastátu̲

crackers

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koskos o’wá:l̲u̲’

bacon or ham (pig meat)

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kanʌstóhale̲

cornbread