BASICS

MONTHS OF THE YEAR

słaliJanuary 'Good month'
swaq'waq'February 'Frog'
pupuhigʷədMarch 'Gust of blowing wind'
pədx̌̌ʷiwaacApril 'Time of whistling'
pədč'aʔabMay 'Time of digging'
pədstəgʷədJune 'Time of salmonberries'
pədgʷədbixʷJuly 'Time of blackberries'
pədt'aqaAugust 'Time of salalberries'
pədkʷəxʷicSeptember 'Time of silver salmon'
pədxʷič'ib October 'Time of elk mating call'
pədƛ'xʷayʔNovember 'Time of dog salmon/chum'
səxʷšic'əlwaʔsDecember 'Sheath your paddles'
sdᶻaladubYear
hiił x̌̌əƛ'gʷəs.Happy birthday.