Mtegwab – Bow

Ni p je i mtebwab – Where is the bow?

Ton zhi i mtegwab – Put the bow over there

Byédweshen i mtegwab – Bring me a bow

Daga mishen i mtegwab – Please give me that bow

Naden i mtegwab – Get that bow

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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