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Ponca Language Class with my Grandfather, Edwin Little Cook

Person -- Nee e-zhing gah, Say as one word, altogether.
Indian person -- Nee e-zing gah, Kay  "    "        "       "
Man -- Nu or New, spoken in short, clipped way
Boy -- Nu' Zhing gah, (Little man)
Girl -- Me-Thing gah, Could literally mean, woman not living yet
Woman -- Wah ou, sounds like ou in Lou. Wah ou
Child -- Zhingah-Zhingah, spoken fast, run together.
Old Person -- Ee shawh' gay, spoken with feeling extending the middle syllable, nasal.
You Stand Up -- Nah zhing gah

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