Okanagan-Colville

[aka Nsyilxcən, Okanagan, Colville-Okanagan]

Classification: Salishan

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critically endangered

resource

k̓aʔkín snk̓lip? (Where is Coyote? in Colville-Okanagan Salish)

This song asks, "Where is Coyote? Where is Coyote?" and answers, "I am here. I am here." It then asks, "How are you today?" and answers, "I am fine today." Finally telling Coyote, "Run away! Run away!"

sʕamtíc̓aʔ (Sarah Peterson)

Grahm Wiley-Camacho

Keremeos, BC V0X, Canada

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