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 N̓it, aam wilaa wilina?


"First Words"

alga̱x̱s Jacob McKay
Speech by Jacob Mckay

aks
drink (to)

agwii-yeet'intkw
passed on (to be)

abaḵ'askw
excited/anxious (to be)

agwii-gin̓am
give something away (to)


WWNI Convocation

Convocation 2015, June 1st - 1 pm. Contact Lori Nyce at (250) 633-2292 or 1-800-980-8838 for the course selection, and registration information.


About The Nisg̱a’a people

Arthur Azak is the Chairperson of the Wilp Wilx̱o'oskwhl Nisg̱a'a Board of Directors. He extends in his greeting his appreciation to FirstVoices staff for their diligence in assisting the Nisg̱a'a community to revitalize the Nisg̱a'a language through this project.

The Wilp Wilx̱o'oskwhl Nisg̱a'a is the Nisg̱a'a university-college located in the beautiful Nass River Valley. The main campus is located in Gitwinksihlkw, BC.

The Vision of the Nisg̱a’a People:

Sayt-k’il̓im-g̱oot one heart, one path, one Nation

Our vision...

In the spirit of sayt-k’il’im-g̱oot, the Nisg̱a’a Nation is a place where:

• Our Ayuuḵ, language and culture are the foundation of our identity.

• Learning is a way of life.

• We strive for sustainable prosperity, and self-reliance.

• We inspire trust, and understanding through effective communications.

• Our governance, and services evolve to meet our peoples’ needs.

ONE HEART, ONE PATH, ONE NATION

Sayt k’il̓im g̱enx̱hl luu-yox̱gum̓ ahl ts’im-sayt k’il̓im g̱oot.


The Nisg̱a'a app is a media-rich bilingual dictionary and phrase collection comprised of words and phrases archived at the online Aboriginal language database FirstVoices.com.
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Status of Our Language

Name of Archive
Nisga'a

Language Family
Nisga'a

Country
Canada

Region
NW British Columbia

# of Words Archived
4775

# of Phrases Archived
1220
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