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. Learn to speak Lushootseed!
Duck – buʔqʷ
Eagle – yəx̌ʷəlaʔ
Seagull – kiyuuqʷs
Great Horned Owl – təkʷtəkʷəlus
Translation provided by the Tulalip Lushootseed language department. For more information on the Tulalip Lushootseed language department go to http://www.TulalipLushootseed.com