Children's books

 

Owiyaˀsǫ:ˀah (Children) Series

These books are available from the Woodland Cultural Centre's Language Department; they are in Cayuga, and are not translated. You can This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to these texts:

  • Joˀda:nawę́ˀdaˀ (Gingerbread Man)
  • Mary eya:sǫ́h nę́:gyęh (Her Name is Mary)
  • Odę́hao:t, Odráhgo:t, Ohjíˀgreˀ (Sunshine, Sun & Clouds)
  • Gagaˀsǫ́:ǫh; Ann; Agetsé:nęˀ (My Pet)
  • Oˀgrá:ęˀ Gohsréhneh (Snow in Winter)
  • Age:te:nę́ˀ Só:wa:s (My Pet Dog)
  • Gaeyenáˀwaˀseh (Helpers)
  • Ga̲hwa:jí:yaˀ (Family)

 

Ǫgweh Goga:ˀ (Stories of the People) Series

These books are available from the Woodland Cultural Centre's Language Department. We have included a PDF version of the Cayuga text and translations. The contents of the PDF document are:

  • Book 1: Gado:gę́: Agaǫ:dehsgyǫwa:taˀt (Excersing Together); Agaǫ:dékwahęˀ (A Big Feast)
  • Book 2: Gyǫdęhni:nǫ́h Haˀá:kne:ˀ (Going Shopping); Ojǫ́ˀdaˀ (Fish)
  • Book 3: Hagehsó:t Hahędˀagehó:nǫˀ(My Grandfather the Farmer); Do:ni:yǫ́: Ǫgwa:yę́ˀ? (How Many Things Do We Have)
  • Book 4: Dó: nigę:nǫ́: Gwaˀyǫ́ˀ? (How Many Rabbits?); Age:tse:nę́ˀ Dagu:s (My Cat)
  • Book 5: Se:gę́: gę́h Agagyˀadáwˀitraˀ? (Have You Seen My Coat?); Se:gę́: gę́h Aga:wę́h Anahaó:traˀ? (Have You Seen My Hat?)
  • Book 6: Sa:gáˀs Gę́h Swahyó:wa:ˀ? (Do You Like Apples?); Dó: Nigę:nǫ́: Adęˀhęgǫ́: Gę:néˀs? (How Many Things Are in the Yard?)
  • Book 7: Ganadagǫ́: Hegéˀsgę̲hę:ˀ (I Was in Town); Gaę:hné: néˀ aga:wę́h agyaˀdawíˀtraˀ? (Where’s my Coat?)
  • Book 8: Tréhs tsǫ́: onatgˀadéˀ néˀ dakshaéˀdohs! (There’s Just Too Many Chickens!); Sęnǫhǫ́ˀ gęh gaę:hǫ:wéh nigá:yęˀ néˀ agáhda̲hgwaˀ? (Do You Know Where My Shoes Are?)
  • Book 9: Knǫ̲hwéˀs Gagwide̲hjí:hah (I Like Spring); Gęnhehnéh Knǫ̲hweˀs (I Like Summer)
  • Book 10: Knǫ̲hwéˀs gęnęnˀagéhneh (I Like Fall); Knǫ̲hwéˀs Go̲hsréhneˀ (I Like Winter)