How to use possessive pronouns in Lakota

How to use possessive pronouns in Lakota

You want to learn how to use possessive pronouns in Lakota? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Lakota lessons complete with useful examples. My book, your book, all our books... we make learning Lakota possessive pronouns easy.

Lakota personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. Just like English, Lakota has a set of personal pronouns. The English word 'I' is a pronoun in the first person singular. The Lakota word for 'I' is 'miš'.


miš eyá
me too
miyé šni
not me
na miš ?
and me ?
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About Lakota

Lakota belongs to the Siouan language family. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Lakota would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Lakota

Learn to get by in Lakota with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Lakota phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Thípi yukȟé.
There is a house.
Ziŋtkála waŋ yukȟé.
There is a bird.
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Tókhi wániphika ní!
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You can learn Lakota in just 9 easy steps.

If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Lakota in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Lakota learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Lakota in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Lakota.

Step 9 : Lakota possessive pronouns

Possessive pronouns are used to describe ownership or possession. To start out, learn to use just two Lakota possessive pronouns. We suggest you learn ináwaye kiŋ, atéwaye kiŋ and ináyaye kiŋ, atéyaye kiŋ (my mother, my father, your mother, your father). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Lakota possessive pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned using these phrases by heart you can move on to the bonus Step 10 (Simple Lakota sentences).

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