Animate Colours in Woodland Cree

Animate, describing the colour of a living thing. For example: The wolf is white – mahihkan wāpiskisiw or wāpiskisiw mahihkan 

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black – kaskitīsiw

blue – sīpihkosiw

brown – wīskwastīwinākosiw

green – askihtakosiw

grey – wāpitīwinākosiw / kaskāpahtīwinākosiw

orange – atōspīwinākosiw

pink – wāpikwanīwinākosīw

purple – sīpihkomiskosiw

red – mithkosiw / miskosiw

white – wāpiskisiw

yellow – osāwisiw



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