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Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary/alperta ohci kehtehayak nehiyaw otwestamâkewasinahikan

by Nancy LeClaire & George Cardinal, edited by Earle H. Waugh, foreword by Thelma J. Chalifoux

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Cree is the most widespread native language in Canada. The Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary is a highly usable and effective dictionary that serves students, business, governments, and media. Designed for speakers, students, and teachers of Cree; includes Cree-English and English-Cree sections. [See online dictionary at http://www.creedictionary.com or download the app from iTunes.]

About the Authors

Nancy LeClaire

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Earle H. Waugh is Professor Emeritus and Director of the Centre for the Centre for health and Culture in the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.
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Earle H. Waugh is Professor Emeritus and Director of the Centre for the Centre for health and Culture in the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.
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Earle H. Waugh is Professor Emeritus and Director of the Centre for the Centre for health and Culture in the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.
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Awards
  • , Alberta Book Awards - Alberta Scholarly Title of the Year
  • , Board of Governors, University of Alberta - Award of Distinction
  • , Association for Canadian Studies - Award of Merit
Editorial Reviews

"[T]he publication of this dictionary has made a major cultural contribution to the Cree Community, to preserving and rejuvenating the Cree language." - Lucianna Ciccocioppo, Folio


"[S]erves as a cultural focal point for an entire nationality." - Bruce Butcher, Athabasca Advocate


."demonstrates the amazing achievement of Alberta's Cree people in the last hundred plus years."


"[A]landmark work of native scholarship." Suzanne Methot, Quill & Quire


"In illuminating the wealth of the Cree language, the dictionary more than meets its goal." Karen Rice, Letters in Canada

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