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" The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform sound, except when followed by the nasal 'n,' which somewhat modifies them. a, has the sound of English a in father. e, has the sound of English e in they, or of a \nface. "
A Dakota-English Dictionary - Page 1
by Stephen Return Riggs - 1892 - 665 pages
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Transactions of the American Philosophical Society

History - 1860
...more than the five primary vowels of Latin; or that the vowel of up is not universal. Yet in Dacota, "The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform sound," except when nasalised, and " all the syllables are enunciated plainly and fully." The vowels are " a in father,...
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Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, Volume 4

Science - 1852
...GRAMMAR. PART FIRST. ORTHOGRAPHY. LETTERS AND THEIR CHANGES. CHAPTER I. THE ALPHABET. VOWELS. § 1. The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform...modifies them. a, has the sound of English a in father. e, has the sound of English e in they, or of a \nface. i, has the sound of i in marine, or of e in...
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Analytic orthography: an investigation of the sounds of the voice and their ...

Samuel Stehman Haldeman - Grammar, Comparative and general - 1860 - 148 pages
...more than the five primary vowels of Latin; or that the vowel of up is not universal. Yet in Dacota, "The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform sound," except when nasalised, and " all the syllables are enunciated plainly and fully." The vowels are " a in father,...
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Dakota Grammar, Texts, and Ethnography, Volume 9

Stephen Return Riggs - Dakota (Langue) - Grammaire - 1893 - 239 pages
...PART FIRS'!'. GRAMMAR. 7100 — VOL IX 1 DAKOTA GRAMMAR CHAPTEKI . PHONOLOGY. THE ALPHABET. VOWELS. The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform sound, except when followed by the nasal uij," which somewhat modifies them. a has the sound of English <im father. e has the sound of English...
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Dakota Grammar: With Texts and Ethnography

Stephen Return Riggs - History - 1893 - 239 pages
...ElHNOGRAPHY. PART FIRST. GRAMMAB. 7I05—TGL lX I DAKOTA GRAMMAR. CHAPTER I. PHONOLOGY. TllE ALPHABET. TGWELS. The vowels are five in number, and have each one uniform...by the nasal "n," which somewhat modifies them, a 1uua the sound uf Engllsh n in father, e has the sound of Engllsh i. in they, or of a in face. i has...
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