Pokmenésen – Cranberries

Pokmenen – Another way to say Cranberries

Pokmen or Pokmenés – Cranberry (singular)

Ni pi je ni pokmenésen?  – Where are those cranberries?

Pokmenabo – Cranberry juice

Byédweshen anet pokmenabo – Bring me some cranberry juice

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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