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Boozhoo Nanaboozhoo: Word of the Day is November - "Gashkadino-giizis" - (Freezing Over Moon)


Michael Lyons brings us Boozhoo Nanaboozhoo.

Today on Boozhoo Nanaboozhoo we learn how to say November in Ojibwemowin - "Gashkadino-giizis" for Freezing Over Moon. Keanu Reeves visits on the phone and along with learning "Gashkadino-giizis" (November) Nanabozhoo teaches him to say Monday - "Iswaa Anama'e-giizhigad" for Day after Prayer Day. Natasha tells us "Miigwech bizandaawiyeg" – Thank you for listening!

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Heidi Holtan is News and Public Affairs Director for Northern Community Radio. She is on-air host and executive producer for the Morning Show and is also responsible for our local presence on All Things Considered and As It Happens. She produces thoughtful segments like Dig Deep and Strong Women.