Mashpegwet – It tastes bad

This word refers to something that tastes bad because it is stale, soured or spoiled.

Mashpegwet ode gapi – This coffee tastes bad

Mashpegwet ode mbop – This soup tastes bad

Mashpegwet ode shomnabo – This grape juice tastes bad

Mashpegwet ode mshimnabo – This apple juice tastes bad

Author: neaseno

I was born on Powers Bluff in Wood County, Wisconsin, into a traditional community of Neshnabek. I was raised speaking only native languages, and learned to speak English upon entering school at the age of 6. As of this writing, I am one of 5 remaining Heritage Fluent Speakers of Potawatomi.

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