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1858: Earliest “Chinook Wawa”?

hayu masi to henli (Henry Zenk) for sending this along…

Muck-a-muck potlatch menu

Subtext: the governor of post-frontier Washington State may have stood out for not not knowing Chinuk Wawa very well.

A Chinook “Wawa Wawa”

Previously on this blog:

Chinook Jargon translator

“Chinook Jargon translator” — affordable rates — email me at spokaneivy@gmail.com! Oh, maybe the people searching for that phrase and landing at my blog are looking for an online, computerized translator? There’s no… Continue reading