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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 a professor of religious studies at the University of Alberta. He is the co-editor of Native Religious Traditions (WLU Press), and the author of The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song and the Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary).
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Earle H. Waugh is a professor of religious studies at the University of Alberta. He is the co-editor of Native Religious Traditions (WLU Press), and the author of The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song and the Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary).
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Earle H. Waugh is a professor of religious studies at the University of Alberta. He is the co-editor of Native Religious Traditions (WLU Press), and the author of The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song and the Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary).
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Awards
  • , Board of Governors, University of Alberta - Award of Distinction
  • , Alberta Book Awards - Alberta Scholarly Title of the Year
  • , Association for Canadian Studies - Award of Merit
Editorial Reviews

"[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


"[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


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


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

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