Odawa Orthography

Letter          Sound      English         Anishinabemowin

A as            “ah”         In Dakota         Anishinabeg

E  as           “eh”          In Energy       Enange’

I  as            “Ih”           In Bitter          Nibi

I  also  as     “E”          In Being          Nibiish

O as          “Oh”           In Bowl           Bijan Oma

O also as  “Ooh”         In Moon          Bidoon

B as          “Buh”         In Blanket      Baapii

C as           “Ch”           In Batch          Kchi

D as           “Duh”        In Deck           Abiding

G as           “Guh”        In Great         Gego

H as          “Huhh”     In Hand          Ahaw

J as            “Juh”        In Jaguar       Ajijaak

K as           “Kuh”        In Kernel        Gakina

M as         “Mmm”     In Music          Migizi

N as          “Nuh”       In Noodle         Niijii

P as           “Puh”       In Plate             Pangii

Z  as         “Zuh”        In Zealand       Ziibi

Zh as       “Zhhh”      In Beige             Boozhoo

S as          ” Ssss”       In Snake            Sa

Sh as         “Shh”      In Shake            Dash

T as           “Tuh”      In Tank             Taaswin

W  as        “Wuh”     In Wall              Waban

Y  as         “Yuh”       In Yellow          Wiiy

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