Lexemes for category people

1. almana'giewa'j
German

2. aluse'wit
carpenter
carpentry

3. aniapsuinu
penitent
one who sacrifices
missionary

4. aniapsuinu'sgw
female penitent
female who sacrifices
female saint
female missionary
nun

5. antaguej
black man
black person
African-Canadian person

6. antaguejgwej
black woman
African-Canadian woman

7. apaqtugewa'j
European

8. aqalasie'w
English person
Englishman

9. e'jnt
indian agent

10. elege'wi'sgw
queen
queen in deck of cards

11. elege'wi'sgwe'j
princess

12. elege'wit
king
king in deck of-cards

13. elege'witji'j
prince

14. e'pit
woman

15. e'pite'ji'j
young girl

16. e'pite's
young woman
unmarried woman

17. e'pitewe'sm
womanizer
woman-chaser

18. e'pitewit
is a woman

19. ewle'juinu
poor person
forlorn person

20. ganaties
Canadian

21. ganatie'si's
young Canadian male

22. ganatiesui'sgw
Canadian woman

23. ganatiesui'sgwe'j
young Canadian female

24. gapiten
captain

25. gast'pl
police officer

26. gegina'muet
teach

27. Gespe'gewa'j
Gaspesian
a person from Gaspe
resident of the seventh district

28. gespugwitnewa'j
(Annapolis) valley person

29. ge'tipnewinu
harvester

30. gi'gassuinu
teaser
jokester

31. gi'l
you (singular)

32. gilew
you (plural)
you (dual)

33. gi'lewei
your(singular)
yours(singular)
your(singular)
yours(singular)

34. gilewewei
your(plural)
yours(plural)
your(plural)
yours(plural)

35. ginu
we
us(inclusive)

36. gisigu
old man
elderly man

37. gisiguo'p
old man

38. gisigu'sgwe'j
spinster

39. gisigwenign
adopted child

40. gisteju
slave

41. gjiaplue'w
rascal

42. gjipa'tlia's
bishop

43. glaptan
blacksmith

44. gneg wetagutijig
distant relatives or relations

45. gsigawa'suinu
fast runner

46. gsnugowinu
sick person

47. gtigiewinuj
drunkard

48. gwi's
son
boy
little brother

49. gwitji'j
son
sonny

50. igatne'suinu
racer

51. igatne'we'sm
racer (animal)
race horse

52. Ji'me'j
James
Jim
Jimmy

53. ji'nm
man

54. ji'nmji'j
young man
unmarried man

55. ji'nmji'ju'et
become a young man
enter manhood (post puberty)

56. ji'nmue'sm
man chaser
likes the company of men (usually refers to a woman)

57. ji'nmuit
is a man

58. ji'nmu'qamigsit
act like a man

59. jipugtugwewa'j
Haligonian

60. Lesui'p
Jew

61. lnu
Mi'kmaw person
indigenous person
native person
aboriginal person
first nations person

62. lnu'sgw
native woman
aboriginal woman
first nations woman

63. lnu saqama'sgw
female native chief
female aboriginal chief
female first nations chief

64. lnu saqamaw
native chief
aboriginal chief
first nations chief

65. lpa'tuj
boy

66. lpa'tu'ji'j
small boy
young boy

67. lpa'tujuit
be a boy

68. lpa'tu's
young man
unmarried man

69. lugowinu
worker
laborer

70. lugowinu'sgw
worker (female)
laborer (female)

71. lugs'ji'j
youngster
young boy
kid

72. lu'suesgwewa'sit
perform duties of prospective daughter·in·law
become a prospective daughter·in·law
become a daughter·in·law

73. lu'sue'sgwewit
is a daughter·in·law

74. lu'sugwewa'sit
becomes a son·in·law

75. maljewe'j
youngster
young person

76. maljewe'juit
young

77. malo'pj
lazy person

78. matlot
sailor

79. matnaggewinu
fighter
warrior

80. mesegit
cook
camp cook

81. me' wen
anyone else

82. mijua'ji'j
baby
child

83. mimajuinu
human being
person

84. mlgignewinu
strong person

85. moqwa' wen
nobody
no one

86. ms't wen
everybody

87. mtesan
youngest child born in a family
youngest born
last born child

88. nanupe'j
quintuplet

89. na'tuen
someone

90. negm
he
she
him
her

91. negmow
they
them

92. nemijgami'
grampa
grandfather (term of respect for old man)

93. nepiteget
healer
curer

94. nesupe'j
triplet

95. newtugo'pj
loner

96. ngutilj
bachelor
bachelorette
spinster

97. nguto'pj
loner
solitary one

98. niganpuguit
leader
stand at the front
stand ahead
leader

99. niganus
leader

100. niganu'sgw
female leader

101. ni'n
me

102. ninen
we
he/she and I
us (exclusive)

103. nme'j'gowinu
fisher

104. nnu
Mi'gmaw person
indigenous person
native person
aboriginal person
first nations person

105. nnu'sgw
native woman
aboriginal woman
first nations woman

106. nnu saqama'sgw
female native chief
female aboriginal chief
female first nations chief

107. nnu saqamaw
native chief
aboriginal chief
first nations chief

108. ns'tnaqan
orphan

109. nsugwi'
aunty!

110. ntugsuinu
hunter
provider

111. Nuel
Christmas (name)
Christmas

112. nugtoqtejgwej
house keeper
maid
servant

113. nugumi
granny!
grammie!

114. nuja'gitteget
sawyer

115. nujagnutmewinu
lawyer

116. nuja'q
swimmer

117. nujialapit
watchman
watchman

118. nujiamalgat
dancer
dancer

119. nujiewjo'teget
delivery person
hauler
deliver
transport
haul

120. nujigsmoqja'teget
foreman
pusher
foreman
pusher

121. nujintus
barren
sterile

122. nujipi't'pet
bartender
bootlegger

123. nujitmasaqte'muet
barber

124. nujitoqtet
baker (professional)

125. nuse'sgwet
nurse
breastfeed
breastfeeder
nurser
wet nurse

126. nutanteget
hunter
killer
hunter
killer

127. nutapit
scout (around)
scout

128. nutapteget
coroner

129. nutateji'puteget
delivery person

130. nutnewet
assist at mass
serve mass
altar boy/girl
acolyte

131. nutnewet
assist at mass
serve mass
altar boy/girl
acolyte

132. nutpet
bartender

133. nutpipnet
bread-baker

134. oqote'tut
friends!

135. oqoti
dear
friend
affection term between spouses

136. papge'gewa'j
person from down the coast
person from down river

137. papge'gewi'sgw
female from down the coast
female from down river

138. pastungewa'j
American male
American

139. pastungewi'sgw
American woman
American female

140. pata'tegewinu
sinner

141. pipugwaqane'j
bugler

142. pi'tawgowa'j
male from up river
male from up the coast

143. pi'tawgowi'sgw
female from up river
female from up the coast

144. Plasua
Frank
Francis

145. pugulatmu'j
dwarf
elf
fairy

146. qopisun
infant

147. qwa'niej
phoney person

148. Sapatis
Jean·Baptiste

149. sape'winu
Saint

150. saqama'j
young gentleman

151. saqama'sgw
lady
female chief
gentlewoman
woman of high rank

152. saqamaw
gentleman
chief
man of high rank
big shot

153. segewei
illegitimate child
bastard

154. siguap
widower

155. siguapji'j
young widower

156. sigu'sgw
widow

157. sigu'sgwe'j
young widow

158. sma'gnis
soldier

159. sma'gnisuit
is a soldier

160. sngatigna'tegewinu
rafter
one who gathers logs into booms destined for mill

161. sqapantiej
beginner
rookie
amateur

162. ta'n wen
whomever
somebody

163. tapia'ji'jge'j
fiddler
violinist

164. ta'ta
daddy! (baby talk)

165. tata't
father!
dad

166. tepgise'g
loner
loner

167. tg'snugowa'j
male westerner

168. tg'snugowi'sgw
female westerner

169. tmawignessu
hunchback

170. tp'te'snugowa'j
southerner
male southerner

171. tp'te'snugowi'sgw
female southerner

172. tqonasu
person who lives common·law

173. tqope'j
twin

174. Tune'l
legendary strong man with supernatural powers

175. tu's
daughter! girl! (term of affection)

176. tutji'j
little daughter! (term of affection for child)

177. ugjipenugowa'j
easterner

178. wa'we'j
egg person (deliverer)

179. we'jitaqan
foundling

180. wen
who

181. wenjujgwej
French woman
Queen of Spades in deck of cards

182. wenuj
Frenchman
French person

183. wen net
who's that?
who's this?

184. wen tana
who is that?
who's this?
who is he/she?

185. wesgewinoqsit
joyful
jolly

186. wettaqia'tijig
share common descent

187. wiglatmu'j
dwarf (Nova Scotia)
elf (Nova Scotia)
fairy (Nova Scotia)

188. wiuse'j
butcher
meat handler (cutter)