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Q: Could you tell me the Shawnee word for Grandmother?
My daughter is pregnant and I would like to be called
by the Shawnee word for Grandmother since my family
A: "Grandmother" in Shawnee is Nokomtha (pronounced
no-kome-thah), if you are addressing her.
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