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Metah 'We-Roy

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Metah 'We-Roypn • Metah Creek

Lexicon record # 4713 | Source references: YG:D129 JE3b
Semantic domain: place names
Derivation: literally, "river of Metah" (Metah "a town on the Klamath, between Sregon and Nohchkuh", roy "flow")

Other places in the Pekwon area: Chokeek, Chokeek 'We-Roy, Ch'eeegolew, Ch'eeegolew 'We-Roy, Ha'aag 'O Mekwehl, Ke'weenow, Keykem, Knuehl, Ko 'O Tep, Metah, Negono', Nekoksep, Nohchkueh Heekoh, Pekwon, Pekwon 'We-Roy, Pekwtehl, Sreg Heekoh, Sregon, Sreg Pech, Sreg Puelekw, Sreg Won, Srperh, Tektah, Tektah 'We-Roy, Tekwsow, Teekwoh, Twehlkar, Wogow, Wohkero', Wohtekw, Yohtar, 'O Chaahl, 'O Segeesh, 'O Slegoych, 'O Teguuekw, 'Oohl 'O Chyuue

Short recordings (3)

  1. Metah 'We-Heekoh "Ryerson's home place" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)

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  2. Metah 'We-Roy "Metah Creek" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)

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  3. Metah 'We-Roy "Metah Creek" (spoken by Glenn Moore)

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