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Vocabulary in Native American Languages: Mayo Words

Welcome to our Mayo vocabulary page! Mayo is a Uto-Aztecan language, related to other languages like Yaqui and Hopi. We have included twenty basic Mayo words here, to compare with related American Indian languages. If you need to know a Mayo word that is not currently on our page, you can take part in our translation of Native American languages fundraiser or visit our main Mayo language site for more free resources.

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Mayo Word Set

English (Français) Mayo words
One (Un) Seénu
Two (Deux) Woóyi
Three (Trois) Báhi
Four (Quatre) Naíki
Five (Cinq) Mámni
Woman (Femme) Huúbi
Sun (Soleil) Taá'a
Moon (Lune) Meéca
Water (Eau) Baá'am

Click here to see Mayo vocabulary words compared to words in related Uto-Aztecan languages: Uto-Aztecan Indian Words

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