Dictionary

 

We gratefully acknowledge that:

(1) All of the “PN” notations in the Biigtigong dictionary indicate that the source of that particular Nishnaabe entry comes from the full-vowel spelling of that word in Patricia Ningewance's Zagataagan dictionary (Vols. 1 and 2); and

(2) All of the “OP” notations in the Biigtigong dictionary indicate that the source of that particular Nishnaabe entry comes from the full-vowel spelling of that word in the Ojibwe People’s Dictionary; and

(3) All of the following Biigtigong elders and published works were consulted in the reconstruction of our Biigtigong verb conjugation charts:

Baraga, Frederic. 1878. A Theoretical and Practical Grammar of the Otchipwe Language . . . A Second Edition by a Missionary of the Oblates. Montreal: Beauchemin and Valois.
Deschamps, Caroline. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Desmoulin, Daryl. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Desmoulin, Lina. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Desmoulin, Nancy. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Fisher, Arthur. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Fisher, Cindy. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Goodchild, Collette. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Goodchild, Proddy. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Michano, Alvina. Personal and telephone interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Michano, Arnold. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Michano, Brian. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Michano, Duncan, Jr. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Michano, Myra. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Montano, John Paul. 2004. Noondam Project. Brimley: BMCC Nishnaabemwin Pane Immersion Program.
Moses, Irene. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Moses, Pauline. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Nabigon, Thelma. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Nichols, John D. 1980. Ojibwe Morphology. PhD dissertation, Harvard University.
Ningewance, Patricia. 2004. Talking Gookom’s Language: Learning Ojibwe. Lac Seul: Mazinaate Press.
Starr, Mabel. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Twance, Cecil. Personal and telephone interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Tyance, Margaret. Personal interviews. 01 Sep. 2013 through 21 Mar. 2016.
Valentine, Randolph J. 2001. Nishnaabemwin Reference Grammar. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

 


 

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