Nłeʔkepmxcín Resources

Key Phrases
ʔéx kʷ n̓A - Hello! (as a greeting)
NłeʔkepmxB - Nlaka'pamux
NłeʔkepmxcínC - Nłeʔkepmx language
hén̓łeʔ kʷD - How are you?
kʷúpiʔE - chief
kʷukʷstéypF - Thank you from all of us.
húm̓ełG - Goodbye
ƛ̓q̓əmcínH - Lytton area
sísqeʔI - Siska Creek
nk̓əmcínJ - Spences Bridge area
NkatsámK - Boothroyd area
nƛ̓əq̓ƛ̓áq̓tnL - Kanaka Bar area
For more key phrases see the First Voices Archive

Community Identified Resources

First Nation Resource Info
Boothroyd Band1Reader Friendly Level 1 & 2 Language PackageInfo
Boothroyd Band2All resources have been developed thru the Fraser Thompson Indian Services Society/Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council. The Reader friendly level 1 language package, oral, video recordings, tapings, pictures, calenders, etc.Info
Boston Bar First Nation 3Nlaka'pamux langague DVDInfo
Boston Bar First Nation 3Nlaka'pamux language text book Info
Boston Bar First Nation 4Nlaka'pamux Language Program Level 1 and Level 2Info
Coldwater5First Voices WebsiteInfo
Coldwater5Sisquʔ Sqyeytn eł ƛ̓uʔsqayxʷ Sumex scuws Report by Siska BandInfo
Coldwater6nle?kepmx language button registryInfo
Coldwater7Peye?Tk syep-hex xexzenmInfo
Coldwater5The Thompson Language by LC Thompson & MT ThompsonInfo
Coldwater5Spuzzum by Andrea Laoret & Annie YorkInfo
Coldwater5Thompson Ethnobotnay by Nancy Turner et alInfo
Coldwater5Nlakap’maux Language Tutor Project: Species-at-Risk animals Info
Coldwater5Thompson River Salish DictionaryInfo
Coldwater6www.firstvooiceskids.comInfo
Coldwater5Greetings and Conservations in Nłeʔkepmx Bcin by Jerry Voght, Handouts and DVDInfo
Coldwater5Counting and Colors in NłeʔkepmxcinInfo
Coldwater6www.firstvoices.comInfo
Coldwater6peye?k syep-hex xexzenmInfo
Coldwater6Language from First voices website available on Cd Info
Cook's Ferry5The Thompson Language, Occasional Papers in Linguistics 1992 No. 8Info
Cook's Ferry8Thompson River salish DictionaryInfo
Cook's Ferry5sisquʔ Sqyeytn eł ƛ̓uʔsqayxʷ sumex scuws Report by Siska BandInfo
Cook's Ferry5Counting & Colors in Nlakap’maux BookInfo
Cook's Ferry5Thompson River Salish Dictionary bookInfo
Cook's Ferry6First Voices website available on CdInfo
Cook's Ferry8CDs on simple pharses in Nla'kapmauxInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Field tripsInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Numbers/AlphabetInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Pictures of Animals and PeopleInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band10DictionaryInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Elders/craftsInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Knowledge of plants/sitesInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band11 Lower Nicola Nla'kapepmxcin ProgramInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band11Video/DVD/Tapes-Jerry VoghtInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band11IRPInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band9Written MaterialInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band12Nłeʔkepmxcín C Info
Lower Nicola Indian Band12Jerry Voght's Resource MaterialInfo
Lower Nicola Indian Band12Mandy Jimmie's Picture Resource ManaualInfo
Lytton First Nation13FTISS/NNTC hold most resources, of which Lytton First Nation members have contributed work, time and knowledge to the languageInfo
Lytton First Nation13Some of the resources are video recordings, oral recordings, a Reader Friendly Level 1 language package, pictures, historical information, language calender.Info
Nicomen Indian Band14EldersInfo
Nicomen Indian Band14some words printedInfo
Nicomen Indian Band15peye seyInfo
Nicomen Indian Band14dictionaryInfo
Nooaitch5Sisquʔ Sqyeytn eł ƛ̓uʔsqayxʷ sumex scuws Report by Siska BandInfo
Nooaitch5The Thompson Language, Occasional Papers in Linguistics 1992 No. 8 by LC Thompson & MT ThompsonInfo
Nooaitch5Species at risk Nlakap’max Language TutorInfo
Nooaitch5Spuzzum by Andrea Laforet & Annie YorkInfo
Shackan16SHACKAN TALESInfo
Shackan16SHACKAN LANGUAGE CDInfo
Shackan17MP3sInfo
Shackan18Compact Disc - Shackan TalesInfo
Shackan18Compact Disc - Nlakapamux WordsInfo
Shackan18Ipod - Language PrgramInfo
Siska Indian Band19Creator's Gifts Traditional Food Use & Salmon Health Project Siska BookletInfo
Siska Indian Band19Thompson Ethnobotany By Nancy TurnerInfo
Siska Indian Band19Fishing Activities - Siska 2009 CD/DVD/BookletInfo
Siska Indian Band20Phonics Package from NNTC Box PackageInfo
Siska Indian Band21Picture resource filesInfo
Siska Indian Band22Siska Salmon and Indigenous Peoples' life workInfo
Siska Indian Band5Thompson River Salish Dictionary by LC & MT ThompsonInfo
Siska Indian Band5Occasional ppers in Linguistics 1992 No. 8, The Thompson Language by LC & MT ThompsonInfo
Siska Indian Band5Thompson Ethnobotany by Nancy Turner et alInfo
Siska Indian Band5Sisquʔ Sqyeytn eł ƛ̓uʔsqayxʷ Sumex scuws by Siska BandInfo
Siska Indian Band19Thompson Salish Dictionary Thompson & ThompsonInfo
Siska Indian Band19Nle?kepmux Cultural Heritage Resource from Archives- Phiadelphia Philosophy Info
Siska Indian Band20Place Names Project Siska DVD/BookletInfo
Siska Indian Band20Seasonal Activities - Fall, Winter, Spring,& Summer - Siska DVD'sInfo
Siska Indian Band20Sisqeʔ Traditions Society Nłeʔkepmx ʔúyuʔsm Powerpoint Presentation Info
Siska Indian Band20Nlha7kapmx Resource Booklet by Mamie HenryInfo
Siska Indian Band20Nle?kepmux Cultural Heritage Resource from Archives Info
Siska Indian Band20Creator's Gifts Traditional Food UseInfo
Siska Indian Band20Salmon Health Project Siska BookletInfo

Links

Bibliography

  1. unknown (n.d.). Lower Nicola Indian Band. Accessed July 25, 2008 from http://www.lnib.net/default.htm
  2. Michell, Maurice (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Maurice Michell. FirstVoices
  3. Fountain, Rose (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Rose Fountain. FirstVoices
  4. Aspinall, Martha (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Martha Aspinall. FirstVoices.
  5. Suchell, Adeline Laura (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Adeline Laura Suchell. FirstVoices
  6. Sam, Arthur (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Arthur Sam. FirstVoices.
  7. Pierre, Minnie (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Minnie Pierre. FirstVoices
  8. Spence, Lorraine (n.d.). Nłeʔkepmxcín Archive, FirstVoices, Lorraine Spence. FirstVoices
  9. Garcia, Bernice (2008, July 25). Interview with Bernice Garcia. interviewed by Towagh Behr, FPHLCC.

Dialects

Scw’́exmxcin M

Links

Footnotes / References
1. Resource Data from Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council (2011), Language Needs Assessment #1789
2. Resource Data from Boothroyd Indian Band (2007), Language Needs Assessment #660
3. Resource Data from Boston Bar First Nation (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1111
4. Resource Data from Boston Bar First Nation (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1979
5. Resource Data from Coldwater Indian Band (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2217
6. Resource Data from Nicola Tribal Association, Tm'ix Research (2007), Language Needs Assessment #630
7. Resource Data from Coldwater Indian Band (2007), Language Needs Assessment #538
8. Resource Data from Cook's Ferry Indian Band (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1920
9. Resource Data from Lower Nicola Band School (2007), Language Needs Assessment #608
10. Resource Data from Lower Nicola Language Reenhancement (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1369
11. Resource Data from Lower Nicola Indian Band (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1908
12. Resource Data from Lower Nicola Indian Band (2006), Language Needs Assessment #897
13. Resource Data from Lytton First Nation (2007), Language Needs Assessment #669
14. Resource Data from Nicomen Indian Band (2012), Language Needs Assessment #3094
15. Resource Data from Nicola Tribal Association (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2513
16. Resource Data from SHACKAN INDIAN BAND (2007), Language Needs Assessment #499
17. Resource Data from Shackan First Nation (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1162
18. Resource Data from Shackan Indian Band (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2338
19. Resource Data from Siska Traditions Society (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1760
20. Resource Data from Siska Traditions Society (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2277
21. Resource Data from Siska Indian Band (2007), Language Needs Assessment #468
22. Resource Data from Nicola Tribal Association (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1397

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