This language resource utilizes the research materials of Russell Ultan. He studied and documented the Konkow language from 1961-1964 and earned his PhD in Linguistics from UC Berkeley in 1967. The documents include CA Wordlist, Substanative Morphology, a Grammar, and translations and transcriptions of some stories. Audio recordings include stories and sessions of elicited wordlists. These audio recordings are the basis of this online dictionary.
Elmer Smith recorded over two hours of elicited words and phrases. The dictionary can be searched by word or scrolled through alphabetically. Click HERE
Leland Scott is the storyteller. Listen to the stories to hear the cadence of the language. Click HERE
Title : The Story of the Lynx and Mountain Lion's Amulet
ANALYSIS of Coyote and the Two Turtle Girls - from transcription to translation.
SEMANTIC DOMAIN SEARCHES bring related words together - mammals, birds, family relationships, directions, weather, etc. Click HERE