Anishinaabemowin of the Day – 1.25.2016

The Waves Are Coming to Shore

               and

The Pleasant Sound of Waves

 

Phrase One

Biidaashkaa:   (The Waves Are Coming To Shore)

Pronunciations:

BEE-daash-KAA

Linguistics:

Biid: This way

Aashk: Pertaining to Waves in the Water

Aa: It is in a State or Condition

 

Phrase Two

Minweweyaashkaa:    (The Pleasant Sound of Waves)

Pronunciations:

MIN-way-WAY-aash-KAA

Linguistics:

Mino: Good, Pleasant

We: Sound

We (Repeating of We, continuous sound)

Aashk: Waves in the Water

Aa: It is in a State or Condition