Body Parts

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.

BAYDLE KEET. Mouth trembling (literal translation).

KXOLE. Neck.

TDAY SOIYE HAY. Blue eyes.


ZOHN AIN KOPE. My tooth hurts.