Oneida Words & Phrases

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Sáyʌ: kʌ

Do you have _____?

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stick standing

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7. Wahsatlʌnayʌna káti’ kʌ nén yautatókʌhtan̲e̲’

Are you going to church on Sunday?

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6. Tah Ʌtakta ki’ nʌ thoyʌhʌ́ke̲

No, I will go on Saturday.

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5. Kanatá:ke kʌ wahse’ nén ʌyólhʌn̲e̲’

Are you going to town tomorrow?

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4. Yautʌtá:u nén thé:tʌ̲

Yesterday was Monday.

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3. Náhte’ káti’ nén thé:tʌ̲

What was yesterday?

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2. Hʌ nu’uwa’ nén wiskatút

Yes, today is Friday.