Oneida Words & Phrases

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shekoli Barbara ní: yukyats

hello, my name is Barbara

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náhte’ yesa:yáts

what is your name?

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yah te’wakata’kalíte̲

I am not well

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wakata’kalité: ki

I am well

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sata’kalíte: kʌ

are you well?

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shekoli ohniyotuháti

hello, how’s it going?

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wakatshanu:ní tsi’ sakúk

I am happy to see you

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(you) have a good day

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see you again (goodbye)

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