Months of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Created by: Danna Miller
This book was made for you to learn the months of the year in both English and Umonhon language.

 

 

 

 

Copyright March 2007

Walthill Public School
January


When the snow drifts into the tents of the Honga.

 

“Honga umubthi ike”

 

 

February

 

 

When the geese come home.

 

“Mi xa agthi ike”


March

 

 

The little frog moon.

 

“Penishka mieta ike”


April

 

 

 

The moon in which nothing happens.

 

“Miu on  thin ge ke”


May

 

 

The moon in which they plant.

 

“Mi waa’ ike.”


June

 

 

When the buffalo bull hunts the cow.

 

“Tenu’ga migauna ike”


 

July

 

 

When the buffalo bellow.

 

“Tehu ton ike”


 

August

 

 

When the elk bellows.

 

“On pon huton ike”


 

 

September

 

 

When the deer pow the earth.

 

“Ta’xti mon  non xa ike”


 

October

 

 

 

 

When the deer rut.

 

“Ta’xti kithixa ike”


 

November

 

 

When the deer shed antlers.

 

“Ta’ xti hebaxon ike”


December

 

 

When the little black bears are born.

 

“Wacabe zhin  ga ida ike”

 

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