Anishinaabemowin of the Day – 1.11.2016

“I Have a Cold”

     and

 “Bridge”

 

Phrase One

Nindagigokaa:    “I Have a Cold.”

Pronunciations:

NIND-uh-GIG-o-KAA

Linguistics:

Nind: First Person Form, I or Me

Agig: Phlegm

Kaa: Abundance in Presence

 

Phrase Two

Aazhogan:    “Bridge.”

Pronunciations:

AAH-zho-GUN

Linguistics:

Aazhoge: “S/he goes across water”

Gan: Makes it a noun, a way its done