Daily Archive: April 6, 2020

-ni/-li?

In honor of the Northwest Indian Language Institute (NILI) and all of the good work it’s done for Chinuk Wawa, let me talk about -ni/-li 🙂

Is berdache a naughty Canadian word?

George Gibbs’s 1863 dictionary tells us that < bur-dash > is a Chinuk Wawa word….