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Cree Handbook | th-dialect | Introductions

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What is your name?
tānisi kisithihkāson?(called)
What is your name?
tānisi kiwīthowin?(name)
My name is Bill
Bill nisithihkāson
Please to meet you
mithwāsin ī-nakiskātān
Where are you from?
tānitī ohci kītha?
Where do you live?
tānitī kiwīkin?
Where do you live right now?
tānitī kiwīkin mīkwāc?
I am from Southend
wapātikwaciwanohk ohci nītha
I am 25 years old
nīstanaw-niyānosāp nitahtopiponān/nitahtwāskwīwinān
How old are you?
tānitahtopiponiyan?/tānitahtwāskwīniyan?
Are you a student?
okiskinwahamākan nā kītha?
Are you a teacher?
okiskinwahamākīw nā kītha?
I am a student
okiskinwahamākan ōma nītha
I am a teacher
okiskinwahamākīw ōma nītha
Are you Cree?
nīhithaw nā kītha?
Are you Caucasian/European?
mōniyāw nā kītha?
Are you Souix person?
pwātī-ithiniw nā kītha?
Are you Saulteaux?
nahkawī-ithiniw nā kītha?
Are you Métis?
āpihtawikosisān nā kītha?
I am Cree
nīhithaw ōma nītha
I am Caucasian / European
mōniyāw ōma nītha
I am a Souix person
pwātī-ithiniw ōma nītha
I am Saulteaux
nahkawī-ithiniw ōma nītha
I am Métis
āpihtawikosisān ōma nītha?
Who are you?
awīna ōma kītha?
Who is that?
awīna ana?
What time is it?
tānitahto tipahikan ōma?
What day is it?
tānitahto kīsikāw ōma?
What is the weather like?
tānisi isi-wīpan?