Nuučaan̓uɫ Resources

Alphabet

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Community Identified Resources

First Nation Resource Info
Ahousaht1Caroline Little's Nuu-chah-nulth Ahousaht TextsInfo
Ahousaht1Flash cardsInfo
Ahousaht1As far as I know - Rememberance of an Ahousaht Elder - Peter WebsterInfo
Ahousaht1Tsaslits Himwica Disopl - A New Beginning of LifeInfo
Ahousaht2George Louie, Stories and History, Info
Ahousaht2Nursery Rhymes in Ahousaht DialectInfo
Ahousaht3cd's Info
Ahousaht3Language masterInfo
Ahousaht1Nuu-chah-nulth alphabetInfo
Ahousaht1Ahousaht Walk the Wild Side Heritage Trail Guide BookInfo
Ahousaht1Beginning lessons for young peopleInfo
Ahousaht2The Nuuchahnulth Language Channel - CDInfo
Ahousaht2Bouchard, Kennedy, PLACE NAMES in CLAYOQUOT SOUNDInfo
Hesquiaht4A-L English Hesquiaht DictionaryInfo
Hesquiaht5Alice Paul on Puberty, Teachings of Young Girls Coming of Age, Info
Hesquiaht5Alex Amos – Ha’naa’ah, Old timesInfo
Hesquiaht5Translating Words, English to Hesquiaht Info
Hesquiaht5 Alice Paul – Child Welfare #1 Info
Hesquiaht5Alice Paul speaks on/about seating and the various uses of different types of fishInfo
Hesquiaht6a-L English Hesquiaht DictionaryInfo
Hesquiaht6M-Z English Hesquiaht DictionaryInfo
Hesquiaht5Natural Resources – Cedar, Medicines, Colouring – Alice Paul Info
Hesquiaht5Alice Paul speaks on/about the meaning of the wolf and what toupatie was used for and when Info
Hesquiaht5Alex Amos – History of Chief JosephInfo
Hesquiaht5Charlie Lucas, Alex Amos – Borders CanoesInfo
Hesquiaht5Hesquiaht Borders – with Alex Amos,6.) Info
Hesquiaht7Caroline Little's Ahousaht TextsInfo
Hesquiaht7Barkley DictionaryInfo
Hesquiaht4t'aat'aaqsapa Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council DictionaryInfo
Hesquiaht4FirstVoices Language Tutor CD and onlineInfo
Hupacasath8Language bood entitled "What the hupacasath did during the four seasons" Info
Hupacasath81 book "Words from many Roots"Info
Hupacasath81 book to be published in april 08Info
Hupacasath9• Hupačasatḥ hiits cik yak : Language of the Hupacasath ©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2007Info
Hupacasath9• Words From Many Roots©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2006Info
Hupacasath9• The Water Was our Highway©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2006Info
Hupacasath9• Himwica: Our Legends©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2005Info
Hupacasath9• Counting Book©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2004Info
Hupacasath9• All Colours©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2004Info
Hupacasath9• The Things that We Have, As Told By Our Elders©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2004Info
Hupacasath9• What the Hupacasath Did During the Four Seasons, How They Worked on Getting Food and Tools Made From Bones ©Hupačasatḥ First Nation 2006Info
Hupacasath830 hours of video tapes on diverse topicsInfo
Hupacasath8CD ROM with Place names in Hupacasath territoryInfo
Hupacasath83 work books for our children on counting, numbers, and my family and more comprehansive work on Hupacasath activities for adults.Info
Hupacasath81 book "Himwica: Our Legends"Info
Hupacasath81 book "The Water was our Highway"Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'10Kyuquot-Checleseht wordlist (Swadesh & Klokeid 1969)Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'11Kyuquot Grammar (Rose 1981)Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'11T'aat'aaqsapa wordlist (Powell 1991)Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'11language handouts and wordlistsInfo
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'12Kyuquot to English Dictionary (Swadesh & Klokeid 1969)Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'12T'aat'aaqsapa Dictionary (Powell 1991)Info
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'10FirstVoices archiveInfo
Ka:'yu:'k't'h' / Che:k:tles7et'h'10kwistuup.net (language resource clearinghouse)Info
Mowachaht / Muchalaht13Archived picturesInfo
Mowachaht / Muchalaht14Our World-Our Ways, T'aat'aaqsapa Cultural DictionaryInfo
Mowachaht / Muchalaht13Reel to Reel and cassette recordingsInfo
Mowachaht / Muchalaht13Our World cultural Dictionary - produced by the Tribal CouncilInfo
Mowachaht / Muchalaht13Posters of numbers and soundsInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation15Audio/video recordings of various treaty meetings etc. Info
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation15Nuu-chah-nulth DictionaryInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation15Tla-o-qui-aht News Letter Language SectionInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16Our World, Our WaysInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation17Tla-o-qui-aht Speaks (book)Info
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16Hesquiaht Language DictionaryInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16Card Master/Language MasterInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16Tlaoquiaht SpeaksInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16A Concise Dictionary of the Nuuchahnulth LanguageInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation15Traditional use studiesInfo
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation16Lets Speak Our Language-UclueletInfo
Toquaht First Nation18Bilingual story booksInfo
Toquaht First Nation18Posters, games, flash cardsInfo
Toquaht First Nation18CD-Roms Power PointInfo
Toquaht First Nation19Language MasterInfo
Toquaht First Nation19Books written with English and Nuu Chah NulthInfo
Toquaht First Nation19DVD's of fluent speakers talkingInfo
Toquaht First Nation19CD's of language lessons, songs, storiesInfo
Toquaht First Nation18Language lessonsInfo
Tseshaht First Nation20History ArchiveInfo
Tseshaht First Nation21Language and Culture committeeInfo
Tseshaht First Nation21Ha-ho-pay-uk SchoolInfo
Tseshaht First Nation21Dancing SpiritInfo
Tseshaht First Nation21Resource LibraryInfo
Tseshaht First Nation20Happy Singing PeopleInfo
Tseshaht First Nation20Language CD and booklet (new learners)Info
Tseshaht First Nation22Remember teachings dvd Info
Tseshaht First Nation22Ha-ho-payuk School Info
Tseshaht First Nation22Misc cds, Tapes and books Info
Tseshaht First Nation22DB Textworks Archive ProgramInfo
Tseshaht First Nation22First Voices TutorInfo
Tseshaht First Nation23Saasin Challenges EagleInfo
Tseshaht First Nation23The FloodInfo
Tseshaht First Nation23Alphabet BookInfo
Tseshaht First Nation23Counting BookInfo
Tseshaht First Nation23Christmas Carol BookInfo
Tseshaht First Nation24Happy Singing People Info
Tseshaht First Nation24Ha-ho-payuk School Info
Ucluelet First Nation25huuksa Nuu-chah nulth counting book. cassetteInfo
Ucluelet First Nation25Nuu-chah-nulth common Phrases DVDInfo
Ucluelet First Nation25FlashcardsInfo
Ucluelet First Nation25Henry Kemler recordings Info
Ucluelet First Nation25Nuu-chah-nulth Phrase book-Barkley sound dialect Info
Ucluelet First Nation25Nuu-chah-nulth at a Glance Info
Ucluelet First Nation26Nuu chah nulth Common Phrasese DVDInfo
Ucluelet First Nation26Nuu chah nulth Vocabulary and Phrases CD with flash cardsInfo
Ucluelet First Nation27Taataaqsapa Nuuchahnulth Dictionary Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Dictionary of the Nuuchahnulth Vancouver Island Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Nuuchahnulth (Ahousaht texts), Gram. analysis Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Nuuchahnulth Pbonetic Alphabet Info
Ucluelet First Nation27DVD Nuuchahnulth Common Phrases Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Nuuchannulth Vocabulary and Phrases Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Nuuchahnulth Phrase Book and Dictionary (pocket) Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Research texts and CD files legends, history Info
Ucluelet First Nation27Yuutu it ath booklets, Elders, cedar technology, place names Info
Ucluelet First Nation27digital mapping Info
Ucluelet First Nation28Quʔušinm̓it ʔuḥʔiš Paašḥuk 4 bookletsInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Huuʔaciyaukʷap Ciqy̓ak Plants and Animals-Central RegionInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Nuuchah nulth Common Phrases DVDInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Nuuchahnulth Vocabulary and Phrases CDInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28A Concise Dictionary of the Nuuchahnulth languageInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Nuu chah nulth Phases Barkley sound dialectInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Nučanuł at a GlanceInfo
Ucluelet First Nation26our world our waysT'aat'aaqsapaInfo
Ucluelet First Nation26a concise dictionary of the Nuu chah nulth language of Vancouver IslandInfo
Ucluelet First Nation26Nuu chah nulth Phrase book & dictionaryInfo
Ucluelet First Nation25Taataaqsapa Dictionary Info
Ucluelet First Nation29Flash CardsInfo
Ucluelet First Nation29Legend bookletInfo
Ucluelet First Nation29Treaty Archive. Some language & history, geography, photosInfo
Ucluelet First Nation28Language Bingo Template Info
Ucluelet First Nation28t̓aat’aaqsapa Cultural Dictionary 1991Info
Ucluelet First Nation28Huksaa Nuučaan’uł Counting Book CassetteInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30AnimalsInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30Our Language is our TreasureInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30Thunderbird learns to FlyInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30Hide and Seek - Booklet and Sound FilesInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30Grandma and Me - Booklet and Sound FilesInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)31ColorsInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)32How to pronouce Nuu chah nulth Language in Ehattesaht DialectInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)33Integrated Resource Package Approved by Ministry of EducationInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)33Cultural DictionaryInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)33First Voices WebsiteInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)33ʔiihatisatḥ Fish and On the Beach words CDInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)33ʔiihatisatḥ Greetings CDInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30hišuu maatmaas - Everyone Works togetherInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34CD of Alphabet sounds, words and sentenceInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34FirstVoices Archive Info
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34Set of 4 language cd's Info
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34Cassette Tapes and Videotaped meetings with languageInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)344 Preschool Booklets: Colors, Animal, Treasure and ThunderbirdInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34Fisheries PostersInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34Office postersInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34Audio stories of Thunderbird learns to flyInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)34FirstVoices Language Tutor Lessons Online - pending full releaseInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30The Little School - Booklet and Sound filesInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)35Music CDInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)35First Voices Language TutorInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30hinkuuʔus - Dog Salmon BoyInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)363 booklets with cdsInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30Our Language is a TreasureInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)30ColoursInfo
ʔiiḥatis (Ehattesaht)32FirstVoices ArchiveInfo

Links

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council website:
http://nuuchahnulth.org

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council website - language:
http://nuuchahnulth.org/language/language.html

Nuu-chah-nulth Language Group FirstVoices Archive
http://www.firstvoices.com/scripts/WebObjects.exe/FirstVoices.woa/wa/ent...

c̕išaaʔatḥ FirstVoices Archive
http://www.firstvoices.com/scripts/WebObjects.exe/FirstVoices.woa/wa/ent...

Bibliography of Materials on the Nuučaan̓uɫ Language
http://www.ydli.org/biblios/nuubib.htm

Nuučaan̓uɫ Keyboards
http://www.languagegeek.com/wakashan/nuuchahnulth.html

Nuu-chah-nulth Language Project: Sea Creatures
http://www.westcoastaquatic.ca/NTC_sea_creatures.htm

Hishuk ish tsawalk - Nuučaan̓uɫ Language Lessons
http://nuuchahnulth.org/language/language.html

Nuu-chah-nulth Central Region Language Project
http://www.clayoquotalliance.uvic.ca/Language/

A Concise Dictionary of the Nuuchahnulth Language of Vancouver Island - Order a Copy
http://www.mellenpress.com/mellenpress.cfm?bookid=6249&pc=9

Bibliography

  1. Huuʔaciyuk̓ʷap Ciqy̓ak & Towagh Behr (2002). Hooves, Fins and Roots. CD-ROM. Nuu-chah-nulth Central Region Language Group
  2. Arima, E. & John Dewhirst (1990). Nootkans of Vancouver Island. Handbook of North American Indians. vol. 7, Northwest Coast. p.391-411, Washington: Smithsonian Institution.
  3. Lavoie, L. (2008, Nov. 28). Native Fought to Save Dying Language. Times Colonist. Victoria

Dialects

Footnotes / References
1. Resource Data from Ahousaht Cultrual Youth Centre Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #963
2. Resource Data from Ahousaht Education Authority (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2506
3. Resource Data from Ahousat (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3337
4. Resource Data from Hesquiaht Language Program (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3311
5. Resource Data from Hesquiaht First Nation (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2830
6. Resource Data from Hesquiaht Language Program (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3688
7. Resource Data from Hesquiaht Language Program (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2146
8. Resource Data from Hupacasath First Nation (2007), Language Needs Assessment #513
9. Resource Data from Hupačasath First Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3541
10. Resource Data from Kyuquot Elementary Secondary School (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2981
11. Resource Data from Kyuquot Elementary Secondary School (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2843
12. Resource Data from Kyuquot Elementary Secondary School (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2187
13. Resource Data from Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation (2008), Language Needs Assessment #1009
14. Resource Data from Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1911
15. Resource Data from Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation (2007), Language Needs Assessment #526
16. Resource Data from Tlaoquiaht First Nation (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2902
17. Resource Data from Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3430
18. Resource Data from Nuu Chah Nulth Central Region Language Group (2007), Language Needs Assessment #596
19. Resource Data from Toquaht Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3318
20. Resource Data from Tseshaht First Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #2483
21. Resource Data from Tseshaht First Nation (2007), Language Needs Assessment #546
22. Resource Data from Tseshaht First Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3740
23. Resource Data from haahuupayak School (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2452
24. Resource Data from Tseshaht (2014), Language Needs Assessment #1338
25. Resource Data from Ucluelet First Nation (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2086
26. Resource Data from Ucluelet (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1073
27. Resource Data from Yuutu it ath First Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3290
28. Resource Data from Yuutu it ath Governmant (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3706
29. Resource Data from Ucluelet First Nation (2007), Language Needs Assessment #536
30. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinehkint Tribe (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3698
31. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinehkint ʔiiḥatisatḥ činix̣int (2012), Language Needs Assessment #1144
32. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinakhint Tribe (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2154
33. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Tribe (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1902
34. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinakhint Tribe (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2613
35. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinehkint Tribe (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3580
36. Resource Data from Ehattesaht Chinehkint Tribe (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3226