T.C. Elliott, "Journal of David Thompson"
drobert at TINCAN.TINCAN.ORG
Wed Mar 10 05:32:30 UTC 1999
page 62: 'Thloos, good, Kummertacks __ I understand or know it,
Knick-me-week-no-se-ye, far off. Pesheek, bad.'
In order, the pronunciations I know for these words are:
The 3rd item puzzles me. Does it contain /saya/ "far away"? In any case,
what are the initial four syllables?
This is from the Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society, volume xv,
number 1, March, 1914.
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