See below for our February Native word of the month in Gwich’in and Deg Xinag!
Dink’indhat – He or she grew up.
Shahan Gwichyaa Zhee dink’indhat. – My mom grew up in Fort Yukon.
Shiti’ Natick dink’indhat. – My father grew up in Natick.
Listen to an audio recording. Hai’ (thank you) to Allan Hayton for providing the translation.
Nadhiyonh – He or she grew up in
Singonh Deloychet nadhiyonh. – My mom grew up in Holy Cross.
Sito’ Qay Xichux nadhiyonh. – My dad grew up in Anchorage.
Listen to an audio recording. Dogidinh (thank you) to George Demientieff Holly for providing the translation.
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