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Miami-Illinois Color Words (Illini)

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mahkate

meehkateeki          meehkateeyosita
waapi

waapiki          waapisita
 

kwaalaanteeki          kwaalaanteeyosita
oonsaawi

oonsaaweeki        oonsaayosita
mihko

mihkoowi        mihkosita
oonsaawi

oonsaaweeki             oonsaayosita
ashkipaki

kipakinwi     kipakinosita
wÓpekwi

kipakinwi        kipakinosita

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