Oneida Words & Phrases

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original person female

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original person male

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original person

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ʌtekheyú: náhte’ wakí

I will give it to them what I have

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katukwe’tiyóstha’ tyótkut

I always try to be a good person

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I help them or her

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Oskanhe’ yukniyo:té: nen teyakyatátisnye

together the two of us work we take care of each other

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Tyótkut tewaktíhʌ nen akwa:tsil̲é̲

always I care about my family

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ni’ khenolúkhwa akwa:tsil̲é̲

I love my family