Hupa Online Dictionary and Texts



Hupa texts

Verdena's Cat (VP-111107-02)
by Verdena Parker
2007-11-11, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Justin Spence

Verdena's Grandmother's Job as a Nanny (VP-131007-08)
by Verdena Parker
2007-10-13, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Justin Spence

The First Ones (VP-190408-11)
by Verdena Parker
2008-04-19, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Amy Campbell

Verdena's Life Story, Part 1 (VP-121106-01)
by Verdena Parker
2006-11-12, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Lindsey Newbold

Creation of Animals (VP-080309-03)
by Verdena Parker
2009-03-08, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Lindsey Newbold

Learning to Ride a Motorcycle (VP-111107-03)
by Verdena Parker
2007-11-11, Winston, Oregon
Transcribed by Justin Spence

How Fred Brown Shot His Finger (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #3)
by Louise Jackson
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

A Hunting Story (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #4)
by Ned Jackson
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

Fishing While Blind (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #5)
by Ned Jackson
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

"It Was Scratching": An Encounter with an Indian Devil (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #6)
by Louise Jackson
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

Buzzard and Blowfly Make a Wager (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #7)
by Louisa Jackson
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

Frog's Love Medicine (Hupa Stories, Anecdotes, and Conversations, text #9)
by Minnie Reeves
1963, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Victor Golla

Yi:mantu:wingyai - Creator and Culture Hero
by Emma Lewis
June, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Xaxo:wilwatL (Dug-from-the-ground)*
by Oscar Brown and James Anderson
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Xonchwiwh-dich'e:ch'** (Rough-nose)
by Mary Marshall
July, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Yinuqi-ts'sisday (He-Lives-South)
by Emma Lewis
December 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Naxkeko:snadu:wul (Two-neck)
by Oscar Brown
June 1902, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Łich'iwh-ding Ya[']dehłtse: (At Sand-place They Lived)
by Oscar Brown
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Xonsahding Q'un-ch'iwichwil (Xonsahding Young Man)
by Mary Marshall
July 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Dahchwin'-ding Xon'-na:'iswe' (Gooseberry-place Brush Dance)
by Mary Marshall
July 1902, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Miyme'duq'it K'iwintsit (At Miyme'duq'it She Pounded Acorns)
by Mary Marshall
July 1901, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

To:-ding K'e'itł'o' (By the River She Made Baskets)
by Mary Marshall
July 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Cause of the Lunar Eclipse
by McCann
October 1902, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Origin of Fire
by McCann
July, 1902, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Coming of White Men
by McCann
July, 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Coming of White Men
by Nettie
July 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Young Man who Threw Himself with the Arrow
by Senaxon
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Scabby Young Man
by McCann
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Passing of the Ki:xunai
by Senaxon
December, 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

The Spoiling of the World
by McCann
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, Calfornia
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of the Jumping Dance
by Senaxon
November, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Daily Prayer of the Priest at the Jumping Dance.
by Senaxon
November 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Origin of the Jumping Dance
by McCann
November, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of the Acorn Feast.
undated
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula used at the Ch'ixolchwe: Rocks
by Senaxon
December 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of the Spring Dance
by Senaxon
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Origin of the KinaLdung Dance
by Robinson Shoemaker
June, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Directions and Formula for the Brush Dance
by Wife of McCann
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula for the Eel Medicine
by William Lewis
November, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula for the Salmon Medicine
by Robinson Shoemaker
June, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of the Rain-rock Medicine
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Pregnant Women (Deer's Medicine.)
by Mary Marshall
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Pregnant Women (Bear's Medicine.)
by Mary Marshall
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Childbirth.
by Mary Marshall
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for the Birth of the First Child
by Emma Lewis
November, 1891, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine to Cause the Infant to Grow Fast
by Emma Lewis
December 1901, Hoopa Valley, CA
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine to Cause the Infant to Grow Strong
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine to Insure Long Life for an Infant
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine to Protect Children in Strange Places
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Woman's Love Medicine
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine to Shorten Period of Exclusion after Menstruation
by Emma Lewis
December, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Going in Dangerous Places with a Canoe
by Emma Lewis
undated, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Going Among Rattlesnakes
by McCann
October 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of a Deer Medicine.
by Robinson Shoemaker
June 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of a Deer Medicine
by Senaxon
November, 1901, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Making Baskets
by Emma Dusky
October, 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard

Formula of Medicine for Wounds Made by Flint Arrowheads
by James Marshall
July, 1902, Hoopa Valley, California
Transcribed by Pliny Earle Goddard