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Chinook Jargon Vocabulary

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Pagan Roots of the Bible
"The Bible is the innerrent word of the living God. It is absolutely infallible, without error in all matters pertaining to faith and practice, as well as in areas such as geography, science, history, etc. Jerry Falwell I have heard this assertion...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Christianity >> The Bible
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
How reliable are things remembered under hypnosis?
This has often arisen as both a legal issue (as in the reliability oftestimony obtained during or after hypnotherapy) and also a social issue(regarding the use of hypnotherapy to establish evidence of early child abuse,for example). It is entirely true that...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
What is Qabalah?
Being Appendix A to Liber 777 Qabalah is: -- (a). A language fitted to describe certain classes of phenomena, and to express certain classes of ideas which excape regular phraseology. You might as well object to the technical terminology of chemistry. (b). An...
Magick >> Qabalah
Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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Word of the Week: 'Jargon' from the twitter of Coleridge's skylark
Jargon can be a dialect or the hybridized language of a collection of people who speak several languages, such as the Chinook trade jargon of the Pacific Northwest. It's also the specialized vocabulary of a profession, trade, or sport. Sometimes called ...
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Chinook Wawa: Reviving Vancouver's 'original working language'
A group of tyee featuring sitting MLA and former Vancouver Mayor Sam Sullivan, a retired UBC professor, members of several First Nations and a specialist from the Museum of Anthropology are aiming to revive a language that still has deep roots in ...
Why Tillicum is the right name for TriMet's new bridge: Guest opinion
Until at least the 1870s, Oregon pioneers used Chinook Jargon on a daily basis. Most people had to know a bit of Jargon to get around.
Slang Words: What Do Canadians Say?
For any Canadian who travels abroad, you may hear the stereotypical "eh," "aboot" (about), or worse — how do you survive living in an igloo all year?

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