Noshé – Maternal Aunt

Nnoshé – My Maternal Aunt

Gnoshé – Your Maternal Aunt

Wnoshéyen – His/Her Maternal Aunt

Gnoshéwa – Y’all’s Maternal Aunt

Noshénan – Our Maternal Aunt (not yours)

Gnoshénan – Our Maternal Aunt (all of us)

Wnoshéwan – Their Maternal Aunt

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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