Your search: semantic domain greetings and polite expressions
Index order: alphabetical | text frequency
Broader semantic domain: activities
Related semantic domain(s):
ceremonies and dances, food, drink, and cooking, games, hunting and fishing
Writing system: default | hyphens | linguistic
chuehl well, goodbye, so be it
chuue' well, goodbye, come on
hoyeee oh!, hey!, hello!
mueschen really, truly, true, yes, truly
ney greeting between women
neyen greeting between women
nowoh greeting between men
pee'woh why not!, you're welcome!, sure!, okay
wokhlew be glad, thank you, thanks, I give thanks, I am grateful
wor mode of address by a man to his wife
'ayekwee' alas!, I am sorry, a formal salutation of departure, formerly used "chiefly as farewell to the dead,
'ohlkuem of course, you're welcome
'oyekwee' long for, miss, hey!, hello!, oh!
'oyeee hey!, hello!, oh!
'oyuuekwee' hey!, hello!, oh!
koweeshcho' • excl • thank you, thanks, I am grateful [now usually used for food or drink, not for other things]
Lexicon record # 1030 | Source references: R210 JE134 YLCB10
domain: greetings and polite expressions
Short recordings (2)
| Sentence examples
koweeshcho' (spoken by Aileen Figueroa)
koweeshcho' "thanks for food" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)