Daily Archive: May 1, 2020

łxwáp ‘hole’ is only partly explained by Chinookan

Once again a Chinuk Wawa word has pretty much equally good claims to Chinookan and Salish parentage…

Gill’s earliest Lord’s Prayer (1884)

Among the very earliest occurrences of the Chinuk Wawa Lord’s Prayer in print is this from an 1884 Oregon newspaper.