Learn Kinship Terms in Lushootseed part 1

Learn Kinship Terms in Lushootseed part 1

Lushootseed is a member of the Salish language family, whose approximately twenty surviving languages are spoken from northern Oregon to central British Columbia, and from the Pacific coast eastward into Montana and along the British Columbia-Alberta border.

Grandpa – scapaʔ

 

Grandmother – kayəʔ

 

Dad- bad

 

Mother – sk̓ʷuy

 

Son – ti bədaʔ

 

Daughter – tsi bədaʔ

 

Translation provided by the Tulalip Lushootseed language department. For more information on the Tulalip Lushootseed language department go to http://www.TulalipLushootseed.com

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