Featured Word

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Dena'ina English Date Audio
Nudech'ghela Lucky agate stone 22 Oct 2002
  Nudech'ghela, ghin łu, k'nu k'bidghilik badin yitnitu'uł.
Lucky agate stone that they say, luck it brings whoever will find it.
  Source: Old Tanaina Beliefs. Kahtnuht’ana Qenaga. Peter Kalifornsky. 1977. p.11

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