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Secwépemc Communities Pronunciations

Click on a play button to hear the pronunciation for the name of a Secwépemc community.

Secwépemc (by Ted Gottfriedson)

We would like to respectfully acknowledge and thank Simpcw elder Mona Jules for providing these pronunciations. The pronunciation for Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc was provided by Marie Sandy.

Sexqeltqin (Adams Lake Indian Band)

St’uxwtews (Bonaparte Indian Band)

Sk’Emtsin (Neskonlith Indian Band)

Kenpesq’t (Shuswap Indian Band)

Simpcw Indian Band

Skítsesten (Skeetchestn Indian Band)


Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc

Pellt’iq’t (Whispering Pines / Clinton Indian Band)

Tsq’escen’ (Canim Lake Indian Band)

Stswecem’c Xgat’tem First Nation (Canoe Creek, Northern Secwépemc)

Xats’ull First Nation (Soda Creek First Nation, Northern Secwépemc)

T’exelc (Williams Lake Indian Band, Northern Secwépemc)

Quaaout (Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band, Independent)

Esk’et (Independent)

Llenlleney’ten (High Bar First Nation, Independent)

Ts’kw’aylaxw First Nation (Pavilion First Nation)

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