Cultural Awareness Translation of ‘tobacco’


Translation into Biigtigong’s dialect of Nishnaabemwin:

  • semaa


semaa ~ tobacco


Morphemes (building blocks of each word):

  • semaa ~ “tobacco”


A rough translation of the inner-meaning:

  • tobacco


A plainer, more free-form, inner-meaning translation:

  • tobacco



How to cite this publication:

Montano, J. P. “Facilitating Cultural Awareness with Biigtigong’s Dialect” Biigtigong Nishnaabeg, 21 Jun 2018. Web.