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Common Words and Phrases in Lenape - Page 2

Lenape
English
PHRASES
Kulamàlsi hàch? Are you well?
nulamàlsi I am well
balsi I am sick
nëwikwihëla I am tired
dakòhchi I am cold
mënihi Give me a drink
mushhakòt the sky is clear
kùmhòkòt the sky is cloudy
pèthakhòn it is thundering
kshàxën it is windy
wine it is snowing
BIRDS AND ANIMALS
ahas crow
òkwës fox
chingwe bobcat
pukwès mouse
sàngwe weasel
tëme wolf
xanikw squirrel
chulëns bird
MORE NUMBERS
dalëmuns my pet
kwëtash six
nishash seven
xash eight
pèshkung nine
tèlën ten
Sounds: a - father, à - up, e - gate, è - get, ë - above, i - me,
ì - pick, o - open, ò - for, u - boot, ù - look, x - nacht (as in German).

The stress in Lenape usually falls on the next to last syllable.
When it falls on any other, the vowel that is stressed is underlined _ .