Language and Culture

by Sam Brown (Karuk - means old man)

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Here is a picture of me, a few years ago and of me, a long time ago. That car in background gives away my age.  (An old friend of the family, Carlos LeGerrette, touched up the picture of little me.) This website gives some language and culture as I remember it. I am 74 years old (2022) so I am an Elder of the tribe.

I am actually a coder and click here to find my Excel Macros.



Kumeyaay Indian Language

The word "Howka" means hello.

Here are a series of four video of my Late Dad explaining about the history of our tribe

Click below for my YouTube clips. I am on Facebook under howkasam

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Click here for a  raw list of words: Click to get words