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Vocabulary in Native American Languages: Passe Words

Welcome to our Passe vocabulary page! Passe is an Arawakan language, related to other languages like Ashaninka and Arawak. We have included twenty basic Passe words here, to compare with related American Indian languages. If you need to know a Passe word that is not currently on our page, you can take part in our Indian words fundraiser or visit our main Passe language site for more free resources.

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Passe Word Set

English/Français/Español Passe words
One/Un/Uno Apeala
Two/Deux/Dos Pakéana
Three/Trois/Tres Mapeana
Man/Homme/Hombre Shimana
Sun/Soleil/Sol Aguma
Water/Eau/Agua Oy
Fire/Feu/Fuego Heghüe
House/Maison/Casa Pána
Head/Tete/Cabeza Baita
Hand/Main/Mano Nogápi
Corn/Mais/Maiz Niari

Click here to see Passe vocabulary words compared to words in related Arawakan languages: Arawakan Indian Words

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