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Glossary of Words in the Chinook Jargon

  Boston: English. 
  Chuck: Water, stream. 
  Deliat: Very, or very good. 
  Friday: Shoreward. 
  Hi yu: A great quantity of, plenty of. 
  Hootchenoo: A native liquor. See page 202. 
  Hyas: Big, very. 
  Klosh: Good. 
  Kumtux: Know, understand. 
  Mika: You, your (singular). 
  Muck-a-muck: Food. 
  Poogh: Shoot, shooting. 
  Sagh-a-ya: How do you do? 
  Skookum: Strong. 
  Skookum-house: Jail. 
  Tillicum: Friend. 
  Tola: Lead (verb). 
  Tucktay: Seaward. 
  Tumtum: Mind, heart. 
  Wawa: Talk (noun or verb).