Oneida Words & Phrases

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í:kelhe’ akhwistako

I want to get my money

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í:kelhe’ akalyákha wakatkaló:t

I want to pay my bill

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í:kehle’ thoyaukyatuhslú:ti̲

I want to put these papers in (to finance for example)

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snanhú: ka’í:kʌ kayatuhsehli̲

you fill out this paper

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enter (come on in)

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isi’ yonhakalú:te̲

there is the door

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náhte’ tesatuhútsyoni̲

what do you need?

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satnutút nyá:lek̲w̲e̲

wait a minute

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he or she is helping them

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ʌwatú:kʌ akuya’takenha̲’

can I help you?