Animals, Insects, and Plants

Each of the links below displays a basic sound, word, sentence, story or song title in Kiowa and/or English. When you click on a link, a short video of Grandma Dorothy will play. As she speaks, the Kiowa language transcription and the English translation will appear on screen. The words in both languages will be color-coded so viewers can see how the individual words translate by matching the colors.

AH SOHN GAH LOE KAUHN. Little grey puppy is his name.

AUN HAH DAY. Bear (on its feet).

KXAW-NAW-TAUNT. Spider.

NAW TSAY GOON My Dog

SATE PAH HODLE. Bear (fuzzy).

THAWL TAUN. Beans.

TSAH DOE. Prairie dog (little puppy).

TSAHLE-EE. Calf.

TSAY GOON AHN BOHN PAH GYAH. My dog keeps making noise.