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Peleen Kerrcherh

Dictionary entry

Peleen Kerrcherhpn • the ridge above Pekwtuhl

Lexicon record # 2521 | Source reference: YN212
Semantic domain: place names
Derivation: literally, "big ridge" (peloyek' "I am big", kerrcherh "mountain ridge")

Other places in the Wechpus area: Heyomew, Pekwtuehl, Plue'l, Wechpek'w, Wechpues, 'O Hlerger', 'O Rew, 'O Slegoych, 'O Slookw, 'Oolekw