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An English-Dakota Dictionary (Borealis Book) [Paperback]

John P. Williamson

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  • Paperback: 290 pages
  • Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press,U.S.; New edition edition (1 Jan 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0873512839
  • ISBN-13: 978-0873512831
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.6 x 20.5 cm
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,457,835 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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29 of 31 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars An excellent resource for learning the Dakota language 30 Nov 1999
By Erik Olson - Published on Amazon.com
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After searching libraries, the net, and schools for an accurate, good Dakota dictionary, I finally found this book. I was, to be blunt, amazed! Not only does it have a great listing of words (that you can actually use), but it also includes a short introduction of grammar and usage.
I got to test my new skills at a recent Powwow in Minnesota, where I had an entire conversation (although slow!) with a Dakota man. Although he needed to correct me on a few words and some grammar, he was impressed. He was shocked when I told him I had only begun learning within the last six months! I could not have done it without the aid of this book! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!
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1.0 out of 5 stars Puzzling 14 Feb 2010
By David Little Beaver - Published on Amazon.com
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I am Lakota on my father side and Dakota on my mother side. My mother finds the Dakota words in this dictionary puzzling, she doesn't recognize many of them.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful learning tool! 24 Nov 2010
By Amazon Customer - Published on Amazon.com
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This dictionary has been great to learn more of the Dakota language. We like learning more words all the time, as we live very near a Reservation. I've always loved learning about Native culture, so it's fun to be able to learn some of the language too. We've noticed that many movies use the Dakota/Lakota language, or at least parts of it. Watching Avatar, we recognized many Dakota/Lakota words and phrases.
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5.0 out of 5 stars John P. Williamson was a grest man. 23 Sep 2013
By John Williamson - Published on Amazon.com
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John P Williamson was
my Great Grandfather. So know know many things that he did and accomplished. He wa a great man. He is in South Dakota history.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Book 11 Feb 2013
By Elmer LS Drapeau - Published on Amazon.com
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This english dakota dictionary by john p. williamson is a great guide to understanding how the language was gathered in the early days of the missionary people who wanted to work with the dakotah people.
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