A Dictionary and Text Corpus of the Karuk Language

Vina Smith: Biscuits (2015)

Primary participant: Vina Smith (speaker)
Date: 2015
Project identifier: VS-23
Publication details: Unpublished (recorded by Andrew Garrett, Erik Maier, and Line Mikkelsen on March 25, 2015)

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Note: This anecdote is about 3 minutes long, and was spoken mostly in English and partly in Karuk. Only Karuk sections are transcribed below. All audio is amplified.

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pi'êep nanítaat musára tóo kyav. vúra xára xás vúra tu'íf. máh'iit tu'íf, xás vúra tóo kyav saraxútnahich. Biscuits káru tóo kyav.

Long ago my mother made her bread. And after a long time it raised. In the morning it raised, and she made pancakes. She made biscuits too.