Oneida Words & Phrases

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5. Lútsta káti kʌ nén kánhya̲’

Are they using the flint?

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4. Hʌ tahnú: a’ʌna khále’ kayúkwile’ lútsta̲

Yes and they are using the bow and arrow.

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3. Lutó:lats káti kʌ nén lʌnukweshúh̲a̲

Are the men hunting?

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2. Hʌ wahatolátha’ kih

Yes he is going hunting.

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1. Nʌ kʌ lató:lats nén lanikʌtluh̲a̲

Is the young man hunting?

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ʌhayʌ́:sele̲’

To skin an animal.

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kutilyo’shuh̲a̲

wild animals

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Onʌya̲:

bullet

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kahule̲’

gun

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Kanhya̲’

flint