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ᒥᑦᑎᒪᑕᓕᒃ ᐃᓂᖃᖅᑐᖅ ᐅᐊᓐᓇᖅᐸᓯᖓᓂ ᑲᓇᓐᓇᖅᐸᓯᒻᒥ ᓯᓈᖓᓂ ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓘᑉ, ᐊᑭᐊᓂ ᒥᑦᑕᒪᑕᓕᐅᑉ ᕿᑭᖅᑕᖓᑕ. ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᖅ ᐃᓄᓐᓄᑦ ᒥᑦᑎᒪᑕᓕᒃ, “ᒥᑦᑎᒪᐅᑉ ᐃᓗᕕᖃᕐᕕᖓ.” ᐊᑎᖓ ᑕᕝᕙᐅᖏᓐᓇᕋᓗᐊᖅᓱᓂ, ᑭᓇᐅᓂᖓ ᒥᑦᑎᒪᐅᑉ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᓐᖏᑦᑐᖅ ᐅᓪᓗᒥᒧᑦ ᒥᑦᑎᒪᑕᓕᒻᒥᐅᓄᑦ.
ᒥᑦᑎᒪᑕᓕᒃ, ᓄᓇᒋᔭᐅᔪᖅ 1500 ᐊᑖᓃᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᐃᓄᓐᓄᑦ, ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᓱᓇᑐᐃᓐᓇᖅᑕᖃᓪᓚᕆᑉᐳᖅ. ᑲᔾᔮᓇᖅᑐᒻᒪᕆᐅᑦᓱᓂ ᐃᓐᓈᕈᐃᑦ, ᐊᐅᔪᐃᑦᑐᐃᑦ, ᐱᖃᓗᔭᐃᓪᓗ ᐊᒥᓱᐊᓗᓐᓄᑦ ᐳᓚᕋᑦᑎᓄᑦ ᐅᐸᒍᒥᓇᖅᑐᕆᔭᐅᕙᑉᐳᑦ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᓕᒫᒥᒃ. ᐃᓚᒋᔭᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᒐᕙᒪᒃᑯᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᓯᐊᒻᒪᖅᑎᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐅᐸᓗᖓᐃᔭᐅᑎᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᓴᖅᑮᒍᑕᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔮᓂᒃ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ, ᒥᑦᑕᒪᓕᒃ ᒫᓐᓇ ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒻᒥ ᑐᑦᑕᕐᕕᐅᔪᖅ ᒥᓂᔅᑕᐅᕕᖓᓐᓄᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᓪᓗ. ᓄᓇᓖᑦ ᑕᑯᓐᓇᐸᑦᑐᑦ ᐱᕈᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᒍᑎᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᒐᕙᒪᐅᑉ, ᐳᓚᕋᑦᑐᓕᕆᓂᐅᑉ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᓪᓗ ᑲᒪᒋᔭᖃᖅᓱᑎᒃ ᓴᓇᐅᒐᕐᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᖃᑦᑕᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᓯᕗᓂᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᖃᑭᒪᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᑉ ᐱᕈᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᓄᑦ.

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ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᖅᑕᕐᓂᖓ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᓄᓇᓂ, ᐊᑕᐅᓯᒃᑯᑦ ᓯᓚ ᖃᓄᑐᐃᓐᓇᑦᓯᐊᖅ ᐱᕙᑦᑎᓪᓗᒍ, ᓴᖅᑮᒍᑕᐅᒍᓐᓇᖅᑐᖅ ᑐᓐᖓᕕᓗᐊᓐᖏᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐅᓗᕆᐊᓇᖅᑐᓂᓪᓗ, ᐱᖃᓯᐅᑎᑦᓱᓂ ᐅᓕᕕᔾᔪᐊᕐᓂᖅ, ᓄᓇᐃᑦ ᓯᑑᕐᓂᖏᑦ, ᐊᐅᑉᐸᓪᓕᐊᔪᑦ, ᓯᓈᓂ ᓯᑯᒧᑦ ᐅᔭᐅᖅᑕᐅᔪᑦ, ᓯᓚᕐᓂᓪᓗᓯᑲᓪᓚᖃᑦᑕᕐᓃᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓯᓈᑉ ᓄᖑᑎᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓ. ᐱᓕᕆᖃᑎᒌᕗᑦ ᐊᐅᓚᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᖅᑐᑦ ᑕᒪᒃᑮᓐᓂᒃ ᐱᔾᔪᑕᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᑦᑐᐃᓂᖏᑦ ᑐᓐᖓᕕᖃᑦᓯᐊᖏᑦᑐᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓂ ᓄᓇᐃᑦ ᓂᕈᐊᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ.