Wika gizhnawkwék – Late Afternoon

Ni pi je wa zhyayen wika gizhnawkwék – Where are you going to go late afternoon?

Wika gizhnawkwék gi byé o shkenwé – That young man came late afternoon

Nwi bya ibe wabek wika gizhnawkwék – I will come over there tomorrow late afternoon

Wi gshatémget zagech ngom wika gizhnawkwék – It’s going to be hot outside today late afternoon

Ggi zhya ne wnago wika gizhnawkwék – Did you go yesterday late afternoon?

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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