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accent aged anchor Aspatogon Avon River Banook bark basket bead beaver berland County berry bird Bookt Bras d'Or Lake broad Brunswick CAMBRIDGE canoe Canso Cape Breton caribou Chaleur chop Cobequid Colchester County Compiled by ELIZABETH Cornwallis Creek Cumberland digging dwelt Eagles ELIZABETH FRAME English French Glooscap Halifax County Hants County head Hence the name Horton ice-cakes impede Indian John land Lawrence LIST OF MICMAC Little River Liverpool River machi Manitou Margaree Martin's meat MICMAC NAMES Micmac potato Middle River Mira moose Moses River mouth NAMES OF PLACES Napan Narrows neighborhood Newfoundland Newport Nova Scotia obstructed P. E. Island Partridge Petite River Pictou pine Point Pond porcupine Port Medway Portage Prince Edward Island Quebec raw flesh Restigouche River in Hants rocks Salmon River Sand Seboo Sheet Harbor shovel Shubenacadie snow sounded stop Strait stream sugar syllable Tangier Taooopskik tide Tree Truro tumbling vowel water word
Page 8 - Kalëboo, caribou, the shoveller, because they shovel up the snow with their broad feet in digging down for the moss on which they feed.
Page 6 - There is no / in Micmac ; when attempting to pronounce French or English words which contain this letter, the Indians give it the sound of b or p.
Page 10 - Algonkin (or algik) name for the Great Spirit, but applied to the devil by the original Christian missionaries) Satanic, Satanical, Mundooäwä
Page 9 - Harbor, and a narrow place in the Liverpool River just below Milton, are thus named by the Indians.
Page 6 - Newöpskitk, the bed of the river is dry, and the rocks are bare. W6pk, the morning light, — " the opening of the eye of the morning.