Search Results for: pittuck

Now you know: I think “pittuck” is from Salish (+a Chinuk Wawa meditation)

The other day, my readers saw an obscure Jargon word used for ‘to think’: “pittuck“.

1896: Clatawa (the horse) and friends

A horse named Clatawa [‘go’] was not all of the Chinuk Wawa at the Yakima county fair.

Political dirty tricks (& a word discovery) in Chinuk Wawa

Election meddling, to skew the minority vote turnout? Old news…

Intertribal canoe race: A challenge in Chinook

Here’s an oddity & a curiosity.