Dialect

Level

Community

Teaching

Theme

Topic

Storyteller


About this catalogue
Here you can listen to and download stories and other audio material (mp3) in East Cree. You can also select them and download them to put on a CD to share with your class. We ask that you do not transcribe, translate or reproduce these stories without prior permission from the Cree School Board.

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ᑳ ᐹᐦᑎᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᒌᐲ ᒥᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ
Ghost heard in the woods

ᒌ ᐹᐦᑎᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤ ᑳ ᑎᐱᔅᑳᔨᒡ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒑᐧᑳᓐ ᑳ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᒥᔮᐊᒻ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐹᒋᑮ ᑳ ᐄᐧᑖᐧᐋᐦᑖᑦ᙮

The boy who heard someone in the night. The thing that was making that noise was the boogeyman.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-013

File Size

1.48 mb

Duration

4.12 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Man, Inter-racial

ᐧᐄᒋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᑳ ᒌ ᐱᐧᐹᒥᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᒥᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ
His brother who walked in the woods

ᐧᐄᒋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᑳ ᒌ ᐱᐧᐹᒥᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑖᐤ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ, ᑳ ᓂᑑᒋᔅᒑᔨᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑳ ᓂᒫᐦᐋᑦ᙮ ᒑ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐧᒫᑦ ᐱᔮᓯᐤᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᑖᐦᐆᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᑰᓂᐦᒡ᙮

He is talking about his brother, who used to walk in the woods. He saw tracks and checked who it was. He saw prints from a bird that landed on snow.

Hard to understand...

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-038

File Size

6.71 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings, Legends

Topics

Past, Spring, Animals, Man, Monsters, Supernatural

ᓂᑐᐦᐄᔨᔨᐤ-ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ
Legend of the Bush Man

ᐊᓐ ᑖᐃᔅᑉ ᑳ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ, ᑳ ᓂᒋᔥᑯᐧᐋᒡ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐹᔓᒡ ᐃᐦᑖᐅᐧᐃᓂᐦᒡ᙮

The events that took place when they encountered

the man near the village.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-001-016

File Size

1.90 mb

Duration

11 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Places, Man, Supernatural

ᐧᐹᒋᑮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ᙮
Living with the Boogeyman(s)

ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐧᐹᒋᑮᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑭᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑕᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᐱᑯᐦᐅᐧᐃᑦ᙮

Story about a native boy who lived with the boogeymen and how he escape

from boogeymen.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-011

File Size

2.29 mb

Duration

13.24 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Teachings, Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Inter-racial

ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Miscellanous

ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᒌᐦ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒥᑰᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᐋᒌᐦ ᐹᐦᑎᒡ ᒥᒄ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐃᒡ ᒋᔥᒑᔨᑎᒡ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐧᑖᐧᐋᐱᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐃᒡ ᓂᔥᑐᑎᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᑳᐦᐹᑎᒡ᙮ ᒋᐦ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒥᑯᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐃᑖᒥᐧᐋᐤ᙮

ᒫᕐᑭᕃᑦ ᓈᐃᓂᑭᐧᓛᒃ

Different families who got scared by a noise they heard coming from a distance & as the noise got closer to where they were they wanted to get away because they didn`t know what the noise was. Their dogs were also scared of the noise.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-005

File Size

2.56 mb

Duration

14.55 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Matthew Ratt

Sound Editor

Lucy Shem

Described By

Lucy Shem

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Family, Boy

ᐊᑑᔥ ᓵᑭᐦᐄᑭᓂᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ
Monster in the lake

ᓂᑐᐦᐄᔨᔪᐧᐃᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ, ᑳ ᒌ ᐋᔔᐦᑖᒡ ᓰᐱᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑐ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᒡ ᐅᒥᓂᐆᐧᐃᓂᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋᐧᑳᓈᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒌ ᐃᑎᑎᒋᔅᑖᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

Stories of hunters crossing the rivers to take the game to the buyers at the ports and the prices of their games.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-020

File Size

0.86 mb

Duration

4 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Seasons, Animals, Man, Monsters, Transportation, Family, Past

ᑳ ᒥᑎᐦᑖᒡ ᐊᓐᑖᐦ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ
Out in the upstream

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᓈᐹᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐹᐅᔥᑎᑯᔫ ᑳ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑖᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐹᓄᔥᑭᐦᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᒡ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᐃᔮᐃᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᒡ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐊᓂᔮ ᓰᐲᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᓂᔥᐧᑳᐅᔒᑯᐧᐃᑦ, ᐄᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᑐᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐹᐅᔥᑎᑯᐃᔨᐤ᙮

This a story about a man who talked to the rapids. They saw bear tracks and followed them.They went upsteam. They thought they weren`t bear tracks. When they followed the tracks, they seemed different. A man was talking to the rapids. The rapids responded to the man and made a different sound than normal water rapids.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-027

File Size

1.73 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Past, Supernatural

ᐋ ᐧᐊᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᐦᒑᒄᐦ
Seeing spirits

ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᑦ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᐦᒑᒄᐦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᑦ᙮

Tales while traveling along the river and how he saw spirits along the way.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-018

File Size

1.25 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History, Spirituality

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Past, Seasons, Places, Man, Woman, Monsters, Transportation, Boy, Girl

ᐧᐹᒋᑮᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᔅᒌᒥᐧᐋᐤ
The Boogeymen and their world

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐧᐹᒋᑮᒡ᙮

Stories about how to live with them (The boogeymen).

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-001-015

File Size

0.41 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Family, Boy, Man

ᑳ ᐧᐄᓂᑎᔨᑦ ᓈᐹᐤ
The dishonest man.

ᐅᐦᐄ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᓈᐹᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒥᐧᔮᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᐋ ᑳ ᑯᐃᔅᒄ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᐃᐦᑎᒃ᙮

Stories about a man who liked to deceive the people and the outcome of his behavior.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-012

File Size

1.97 mb

Duration

13 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History

Themes

Teachings, Legends

Topics

Past, Places, Man

ᐊᑑᔥ ᐅᒌᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ
The Giant on the hill

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐲᓯᐧᒫᐦᑖᐦᒡ ᐧᐄᒥᓐᒌᐦᒡ ᐋᔨᒧᐧᐃᑖᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓂᒋᔥᑯᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᑑᔥᐦ᙮ ᐧᐄᐦᑖᑯᐧᐃᓐ ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

The story takes place south of Wemindji and describes the encounter with a giant and what the message

from the story is.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-001-014

File Size

0.72 mb

Duration

4 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Man, Supernatural, Boy, Animals

ᐋᑳ ᒥᐧᔮᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ
Unfriendly person

ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᑳ ᐃᔮᔪᐧᐃᐦᐋᑦ ᐅᐧᐄᒋᒫᑭᓐᐦ᙮

ᓈᔥᑖᐧᐹ ᐹᐦᑳᒡ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓐ᙮

About a person killing the people he lives with. Recording voice is very low.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-004

File Size

1.40 mb

Duration

8.07 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Matthew Ratt

Sound Editor

Lucy Shem

Described By

Lucy Shem

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Past

ᑎᐹᓐ ᐋᑎᔮᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ
Young girls rituals

ᐄᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᑭᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᑎᐹᓐ ᐋᒋᐦ ᐧᐃᑎᑎᑯᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑲᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ ᑳᐦ ᐹᐧᑖᑯᑦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄ ᐅᒥᒋᒻ ᑳᐧᐄᐦᒦᒋᑦ ᓂᒥᐧᐃᒋᑎᑯᓂᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᒌᐧᐋᑦ ᑳᒥᔅᑭᐧᐋᑦ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋᐧᐋᔨᐤ ᐋᒋᐦ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᑎᓰᑯᐱᓈᓂᐦᐄ᙮

Story is about a young girl who after her first period was put in a teepee by herself and given fish to eat. She was unable to eat right away and when she went back to it, it was all gone. She went to her parents camp only to find them all dead.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-046

File Size

4.83 mb

Duration

5.16 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Margaret Nine O`Clock

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Woman, Family, Girl, Tradition

ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ
Chiiushwaash

ᒥᑲᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒌᔫᐧᔖᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᐅᓯᔨᒡ᙮ ᓈᔥ ᐋ ᒌ ᒫᔅᑯᐧᐋᔮᐱᑎᓯᔨᑦ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐆᔅᒌᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᐅᓯᔨᑦ, ᒌ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᐤ ᐹᐦᐹᔨᒄ ᐋ ᐃᑖᐱᑎᓯᔨᒡ ᒑ ᒌ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᐱᒥᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐱᒫᑎᓯᔨᒡ᙮

Mukash tells the story of Chiiushwaash and his family. Chiyuushwaash lived a productive life in the bush. Chiiushwaash and his family each had their own roles to fufill among themselves as the basis of the relationship.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-030-003

File Size

1.73 mb

Duration

10 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Woman, Family, Tradition, Man

ᐧᐋᔮᔖᐤ
Waayaashaau

ᒧᑳᔥ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐧᐋᔮᔖᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓃᔑᔨᒡ ᐧᐄᐅᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᐹᔨᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔒᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᑳ ᓈᐹᔒᐅᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Mukash tells the story about Waayaashaau, his two wives and one of his sons. He abandoned his son on an island for mistreating one of his wives. His son goes on a journey trying to find his way home with the help of some animals.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-030-001

File Size

3.63 mb

Duration

21.07 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Cree School Board

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Legends, Song

Topics

Past, Animals, Man, Family, Woman, Boy, Transportation, Tradition

ᐊᑳ ᑳ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ
Akaa Kaa Nipihtaat

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐋ ᐋᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑳ ᑳ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ, ᐋᐅᒄ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐤ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᒫᔮᔨᒥᑯᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᒥ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᐃᔮᑎ ᓂᑑᐦᐅᒡᐦ᙮ ᐹᔨᐧᑳᐤ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐱᐹᒧᐦᑖᑦ, ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᑭᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ᙮ ᐋᐱᑦ ᐊᓂᑎᐦ, ᐋᑯᐦ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᐄᔮᒄ ᒑᔅᒑᔨᒥᑯᑦ ᓂᑑᐦᐅᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ᙮ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐱᔮᒋ ᓈᑎᑯᑦ ᓂᑑᐦᐅᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ, ᐋᑯᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᑎᒫᑯᑦ ᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᒥᑯᑦ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᒫᒃ ᐧᐋᐦᑎᒫᑯᑦ ᒑ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ ᔖᔥ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᒫᒃ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒦᒋᒫᐹᐧᐃᑦ, ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐃᔒᐦᑳᑯᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮

The legend of Akaa Kaa Nipihtaat, the young man that never killed any game. The women made fun of him. He lived with his parents and never killed any game even when he hunted. One time as he hunted, he became very frustrated. As he sat there, the animals began to notice him. All the animals approached him and explained that they didn`t know he existed. The animals tell the young man that he would be able to kill game now. After that, he became a successful hunter and all the women were attracted to him.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-034-030

File Size

7.08 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Tradition, Past, Animals, Artifacts, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Supernatural, Transportation

ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ
Boy taken by Bear

ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᐊᓐ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑦ ᓈᐹᔑᔥ ᒑ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ, ᒑᒃ ᑳ ᐱᑯᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᐦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᔑᔥ᙮ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᔑᔥ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑯᐃᔅᒄ ᒑ ᐧᐄᐦ ᐃᔑ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᔨᒫᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄᐦ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑦ᙮

Legend of a boy taken by the bear and stays with the bear until rescued by his father. And how the boy is taught to properly hunt the bear.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-034-014

File Size

11.19 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Man, Supernatural, Family, Boy, Animals, Food

ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔑᔥ
Chiiwish Awaashish

ᐋᐅᒄ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᒥᒄ ᐅᐦᑯᒻᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᐤ᙮ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒫᔮᔨᒥᑯᑦ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᑯᐧᑳᒋᒫᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔥᐦ ᒑ ᐊᔑᒥᑯᑦ ᓂᒫᔅᐦ, ᓂᒥ ᐊᔑᒥᑰ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐊᑯᔮᑦ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ ᒥᑖᐦᑐᒌᔑᑳᐤᐦ ᒑ ᔫᑳᐱᐧᐃᑦ, ᐋᑯᐦ ᔫᑎᓂᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᒥ ᒌᐦ ᓈᑎᐦᐄᐹᔨᐤᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᐧᑳᓵᐱᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔑᔥ, ᐋᑯᐦ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᒡᐦ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ ᐅᔮᑭᓂᐧᐋᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᔅᒋᐦᑯᐧᐋᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᐧᐋᑯᔑᐦᐋᑦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐧᐋᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᒥᔑᐤ ᒑᔅᒑᔨᒥᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᔨᐤᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑯᔑᔑᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐊᓐ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤ᙮ ᐋᔪᐧᐃᒄ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᑭᒧᑦ ᓵᒻᓯᓐ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐅᔮ ᐋᐦ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᒑᑦ᙮

Chiiwish Awaashish is an orphan living with his grandmother. Others tease him and mock him. He asks a group of girls for some fish but they refuse. He threatens to bring strong wind. The people cannot check their fish nets. He performs the shaking tent and is able to fill people`s bowls and pots with food. He also gets a young woman pregnant and marries her after the woman`s father finds out who the father of the child is. This legend also includes a song by Samson.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-034-022

File Size

21.96 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends, Song

Topics

Food, Man, Woman, Predictions, Supernatural, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Animals

ᒋᐱᔫᒡ
Chipiyuuch

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐆ ᒋᐱᔫᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐋᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑳ ᐃᔮᔪᐧᐃᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᒫᔮᑎᓰᐧᐋᑭᓐᐦ, ᐋᑯᐦ ᑳᐦ ᑳᓱᑦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᔑᔥ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐹᒫᒋᐦᐋᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᐋᐱᑯᔒᔥᐧᑳᐅᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐱᔥᑎᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᐧᐃᔅᐱᔮᔨᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᒑᒃ ᐧᐋᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᓃᔓ ᐅᑯᓯᔅᐦ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᐧᐋᐦᑳᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᔅᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᒥᒄ ᒑᒃ ᓈᔑᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᓈᐹᔑᔑᒡ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐊᓐ ᐋ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔒᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᐱᔫᒡ ᒧᔮᒻ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔑᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᑖᔅᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐄᔅᐱᐦᑎᓯᔨᐤᐦ ᔖᔥ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐧᐄᐅᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᒫᒃ ᒦᓐ ᓈᐹᐦᒡ ᐋᓯᓈᑯᓯᑦ, ᐋᔪᐧᐃᑯᓐᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐧᐄᐦ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑯᑦ ᑳ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔒᐅᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᓂᒥ ᓂᐦᐋᔨᐦᑎᒻ ᒫᒃ ᒋᐱᔫᒡ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑯᑦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐄᐅᑦ, ᒥᐦᒑᑐ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᑯᒋᐦᐄᑰ ᒑ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑯᑦ, ᐋᔑᒄ ᒫᒃ ᓂᒥ ᓂᐦᐋᒋᐦᐄᑰ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᐧᐋᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐋᑎᐧᐋᔨᒫᑦ, ᒑᒃ ᒫᒃ ᐊᒥᔅᑯᐦᒡ ᐋᓯᓈᑯᓯᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᑭᒧᑦ ᓵᒥᓯᓐ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐅᔮ ᐋᐦ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᒑᑦ᙮

This is the legend of Chipiyuuch. A boy and his mother are attacked by a cannibal but the child is safely hidden. The mice grandmothers save the fetus from the mother`s organs. After reuniting the father and the two sons, the two sons are at odds with the father. The two brothers live on their own. The younger brother Chipiyuuch pretends to be a small child to attract wives for his brother. After reverting back to his normal self, the second wife wants to marry him but Chipiyuuch refuses. As a bachelor, many women try to be his wife but he always finds a fault. After marrying the original woman, they turn into beaver people. This legend also includes songs.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-034-015

File Size

48.36 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends, Song

Topics

Family, Boy, Tradition, Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Supernatural

ᒥᒋᓯᐤ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ
Giant Eagle Legend

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐆ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᒥᔅᑎᓯᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑯᑦ ᓈᐹᐤ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒌᐦ ᐱᑯᐦᐆ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐧᐃᒌᐦᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᑳ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒥᔅᑎᓯᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐱᑯᐦᐅᑦ᙮

The legend of the Giant Eagle and the man who was taken by the eagle`s wife. The man is stuck on a high mountain with the giant eagles and can only get back down by killing them.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-034-011

File Size

21.99 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Man, Supernatural