Archive for 'Shoshoni Word of the Day'

rabbit skin blanket

Shoshoni Word of the Day: kammuwika – rabbit skin blanket

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is kammuwika, a noun meaning ‘rabbit skin blanket’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Photo: Wikimedia Commons

white tailed jackrabbit

Shoshoni Word of the Day: piakammu – white-tailed jackrabbit

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is piakammu, a noun meaning ‘white-tailed jackrabbit’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Ruby Ridesatthedoor (Ibapah) tosakammu Elwood Mose (South Fork) Kathy Adams-Blackeye (Duckwater) Photo: Sergei 5of7 via Flickr

jackrabbit

Shoshoni Word of the Day: kammu – jackrabbit

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is kammu, a noun meaning ‘jackrabbit’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Arloa Kelly (Duck Valley) Drusilla Gould (Fort Hall) Ruby Ridesatthedoor (Ibapah) Kathy Adams-Blackeye (Duckwater) Elwood Mose (South Fork) Photo: Chris via Flickr

pygmy rabbit

Shoshoni Word of the Day: tsekan – pygmy rabbit

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is teskan, a noun meaning ‘pygmy rabbit’ Click to play the word sound file Elwood Mose (South Fork)   Photo: USFWS Pacific Region, H. Ulmschneider, R. Dixon via Flickr

cottontail

Shoshoni Word of the Day: tapu – cottontail rabbit

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is tapu, a noun meaning ‘cottontail rabbit’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Ruby Ridesatthedoor (Ibapah) Elwood Mose (South Fork) Photo: Neil DeMaster via Flickr

buffalo

Shoshoni Word of the Day: piakuittsun – buffalo

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is piakuittsun, a noun meaning ‘buffalo’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley)

moose

Shoshoni Word of the Day: pateheya – moose

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is pateheya, a noun meaning ‘moose’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Ruby Ridesatthedoor (Ibapah) Laurie Caskey (Owyhee) Elwood Mose (South Fork) Photo: Alex Butterfield via Flickr

elk

Shoshoni Word of the Day: piateheya – elk

The Shoshoni Word of the Day is piateheya, a noun meaning ‘elk’ Click to play the word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Ruby Ridesatthedoor (Ibapah) Kathy Adams-Blackeye (Duckwater) Photo: Oregon Department of Agriculture via Flickr

antler

Shoshoni Word of the Day: aan – antler

The Shoshoni word of the day is ‘aan’ a noun meaning “antler” or “horn” click to play word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Rosie Jones (Owyhee) Drusilla Gould (Fort Hall) Elwood Mose (South Fork) Kathy Adams-Blackeye (Duckwater) Photo: Per via Flickr

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Shoshoni Word of the Day: aan kuha – stag

The Shoshoni word of the day is ‘aan kuha’ a noun meaning “stag” or “buck deer” click to play word sound file Boyd Graham (Smokey Valley) Drusilla Gould (Fort Hall) teheya aan kuha Arloa Kelly (Duck Valley) kuha Elwood Mose (South Fork) Photo: Nav via Flickr