The Texas Band of Yaqui Indians

Yaqui Language Audio MP3

Yaqui, Yoeme, Hiaki

Yaqui, Yoeme, Hiaki (the people)

thanks

Thanks, Chiokoe Uttessia

May god forgive you

May God Forgive you all, Lios em Chaniavu

are you well

are you well (happy), Ketchim Allea  

what's up

What's up, Haisewa

see you later

See you later, Chukula

go with god

Go with God, Lios Emak Weye

I send greetings

I send Greetings, Aman Ne Tevote

Thank you

Thank you, Lios em Chiokoe Uttessia

I'm sorry

I'm Sorry, Ne Hiokome

sky

Sky, Teka

star

Stars, Chokim

moon

Moon, Mecha

sun

Sun, Taa'a

rain

Rain, Yuku

night

Night, Tukaria

day

Day, Taiwai

world

World, Ania

rainbow

Rainbow, Kurues

father

Father, Achai

mother

Mother, Ae

Literature of Yaqui Author Manny Moreno (below)

Links:

Tribal Council Members working with a Yucca Plant making braided rope and shingles.

Keeping and Teaching Traditional ways is a major part of Cultural Preservation.