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The Chinook jargon and how to use it

George Coombs Shaw

The Chinook jargon and how to use it

a complete and exhaustive lexicon of the oldest trade language of the American continent

by George Coombs Shaw

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Published by Shorey Book Store in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinook jargon -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy George C. Shaw.
    SeriesBook collection on microfilm relating to the North American Indian -- reel 7.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, 65 p.
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16313645M
    OCLC/WorldCa7474124

    Chinook Jargon. A pidginized Native American language used by various tribes of the Pacific Northwest. Synonyms. Chinook Pidgin; Chinook Wawa; See also. Wiktionary's coverage of Chinook Jargon terms; Further reading. Ethnologue entry for Chinook Jargon, chn.   Many words from Chinook Jargon remain in common use in the Western United States and British Columbia. The total number of Jargon words in published lexicons numbered only in the hundreds, and so.

    A "NEW" CHINOOK JARGON WORD LIST ~ Sarah G. Thomason University of Pittsburgh June 1. INTRODUCTION. Some years ago, in a second-hand bookstore in Big­ fork, Montana, I bought a edition of Theodore Winthrop's book The Canoe and File Size: 1MB. Title The Chinook Book. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon With Examples of Use in Conversation by Chinook. $ Free shipping. Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon by Frederick J. Long (English Seller Rating: % positive.

    Chinook Jargon has members. Klahowya Tillicums! This is a group for people interested in the Chinook Jargon, the historic language shared by all the. Lewis and Clark appear to have been unaware of the existence of Chinook Trade Jargon, which took its vocabulary from the languages of many tribes (including the Chinooks) and also incorporated some English and French picked up from traders.4 When Indians of the lower Columbia attempted to converse with expedition members they probably did so in.


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The Chinook jargon and how to use it by George Coombs Shaw Download PDF EPUB FB2

One hundred thousand Native Americans, settlers and immigrants were using it in Enough Chinook Jargon can be learned in a few hours to enjoy simple conversation. This book provides added entertainment by deciphering place names in the Northwest. You ll help preserve this American pidgin by participating in this enriching by: 5.

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What’s in a Name. The Chinook trade jargon (Chinook Wawa) arose as a mixture of words from the various Pacific Northwest tribes who would congregate near Celilo Falls.

The Chinook jargon and how to use it book reference (by category) Kamloops Wawa Word List - NEW: Jim Holton's Chinook Jargon Book (draft) George Lang's Chinook Jargon Website: Dakelh (Carrier) Chinook Jargon Website: Jeff Kopp's Chinook Wawa Website: Duane Pasco's Tenas Wawa On-Line: Chinook Night Before Christmas: Chinook Lord's Prayer & Hymns.

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Shaw] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In offering the present work to the public, it is the authors hope to supply, with respect to other dictionaries of the Chinook Jargon/5(5). You will learn vastly more, and way better, skills of Chinook Jargon use by studying all that other stuff: letters, songs, prayers, dialogues, you name it.

In this spirit, let’s get into a rare little item that was published in an edition of just copies: the “ Indian Methodist Hymn-Book “.

Full text of "The Chinook jargon and how to use it: a complete and exhaustive lexicon of the oldest trade language of the American continent" See other formats. In BC Jargon, especially as spoken by the Native people for whose use these hymn lyrics were intended, a command is typically introduced by the particle (t)łus(h) ‘good’, thus the confusion caused here by the missionary translators attempting to preserve the original musical tune.

All of this is to say that even (and especially) listeners. The Chinook Jargon And How To Use It Seattle Book NW Indian TribeDescription:" The Chinook Jargon and How To Use It: A Complete and Exhaustive Lexicon of the Oldest Trade Language of the American Continent".

Chinook Jargon, also called Tsinuk Wawa, pidgin, presently extinct, formerly used as a trade language in the Pacific Northwest region of North is thought to have originated among the Northwest Coast Indians, especially the Chinook and the Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) peoples.

The peoples of the Northwest Coast traded extensively among themselves and with communities in the interior. Start your free 30 day trial now for access to hundreds of offers from the best local and sustainable businesses. The Chinook Jargon and how to Use it: A Complete and Exhaustive Lexicon of the Oldest Trade Language of the American Continent George Coombs Shaw Rainier Printing Company, Incorporated, - Chinook jargon - 65 pages.

Collection: Gibbs, George. Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon or Trade Language of York: Cramoisy Press. The term Chinook Jargon is actually growing a bit obsolete; most books written in English will use the term Chinook Jargon, but today the term Chinook Wawa is often used.

Jargon was derived from a great variety of indigenous words, as well as English and French. Jargon Dictionaries: In HTML on this site.

Gibbs, George, Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon, or Trade Language of Oregon. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, [Phillips, W.S. (Walter Shelley) ("El Comancho"), The Chinook book; A Descriptive Analysis of the Chinook Jargon in Plain Words, Giving Instructions for Pronunciation, Construction, Expression and Proper Speaking of Chinook with.

This is a list of basic Chinook Jargon words as reproduced in Kamloops Wawa, a publication of the Oblate missionary community in British Columbia during the s. This is not, as far as I can tell, the same list as one in another edition of Kamloops Wawa, as there are some differences in spelling that I remember from the other version.

This is an extract from George Gibb’s Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon, or, Trade Language of Oregon. It includes part of his original introduction and the full text of the English-Chinook section of his dictionary. The complete dictionary is available online through Project Gutenberg, DICTIONARY OF THE CHINOOK JARGON, OR.

“Whidbey Island is kind of the earliest cradle of Chinook Jargon use on Puget Sound.” The story of Chinook Jargon – or Chinuk Wawa, its Native name – is a story of contact in the Northwest.

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Chinook jargon definition is - a pidgin language based on Chinook and other Indian languages, French, and English and formerly used as a lingua franca in the northwestern U.S. and on the Pacific coast of Canada and Alaska.

Help us in creating the largest English-Chinook jargon dictionary online. Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations.

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Its lexi er language { the language from which most of its vocabulary is drawn { was Lower (Shoalwater) Chinook, the language of aFile Size: 46KB.Chinook Jargon - The Hidden Language of the Pacific Northwest A fun and exciting look at the history, current status and linguistics of the Chinook Jargon pidgin.

This book provides the traveler and resident alike with a unique insight into an area where few modern explorers venture – .