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Navajo language

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Navajo or Navaho is a Southern Athabaskan language of the Na-Dené family, by which it is ... The word Navajo is an exonym: it comes from the Tewa word Navahu, which combines the roots nava ("...

Ak'éí - Navajo Language (Diné Bizaad)

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In combination with the Diné (Navajo) clan system, these words can extend outside the immediate family. For example, if a woman's second clan (her father's  ...

Navajo-Speaking Parents' Perceptions of Reasons ... - Diné College

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The information in this paper was obtained from Navajo parents who live within the Hardrock ..... The father quickly began to explain by saying: "Navajo words.

FAQ's About Life on the Navajo Nation & Among the Navajo People

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This arose from a corruption of the Navajo word for the canyon "tseyi" (say-ee). .... In addition to this primary clan, Navajo people who have Navajo parents will ...

Black History Month in Indian Country | Last Real Indians

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Feb 29, 2012 ... Today I meet a lot of Natives my parents' age who say, “I have a ... Case in point: the Navajo word for African Americans is “Nakai ?izhinii” or ...

Why Navajo Hair Matters: It's Our Culture, Our Memory, and Our ...

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Sep 4, 2014 ... Navajo (Diné) mother tying her daughter's hair using brush. Undated .... These are not MY words but worthy to a TRUE people! I could care less ...

Why "Mama" Has the Same Meaning in Almost Every ... - Parent Co.

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May 6, 2016 ... But even in non-Indo-European languages, very similar sounding words correspond to the word for “mother.” Navajo is amá, Quechua is mama ...

Navajo Nation President: Separating Navajo Children from Their ...

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Dec 12, 2015 ... Navajo Nation President Begaye provides strong words during opening address ... than seeing a Navajo child being taken from their parents.

Following a Navajo Sheep Herder - The New York Times

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Jul 29, 2012 ... For centuries, Navajo shepherds have made migrations with their ... “The sheep are like our parents,” Irene told me. ... (The Chuska Mountains, Irene said, get their name from the Navajo word that describes the bluish color of ...

Annotated Bibliography - Teachers and Parents - Navajo Weaving at ...

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Navajo Weaving at Arizona State Museum: 19th Century Blankets; 20th Century ... When word of the Indian's plight finally gained public attention, President ...

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Shizhé'é, my father - The Native Press | American Indian issues, art ...

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A Navajo daughter remembers a parent's journey back to earth ... sprinkling con pollen in his tracks, never say harsh words because they have the power to kill.

Din4 bizaad b0hoosh'aah, shim1. - Gomyson

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Hello my son (father speaking) ... I am learning Navajo Language ,my mother ... That Navajo girl's name is Morning Rain.

"Peace in the Navajo Language and Culture: Some Navajo ...

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In Navajo, the concept of peace is culture dependent and also situation dependent. ... The words of elders are the therapy one finds in the language, this therapy ... The maternal uncle maintains harmony and k'e between parents and child ...