Nagech – Later

Bama nagech – Until later

Bama nagech nbya – I’ll be back later

Bama nagech néyap wi byék – They’ll be back later

Nagech nwi zhya – Later I will go

Dawéwgemek nwi zhya nagech – I will go to the store later

 

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.