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tillicum

(ˈtɪlɪkəm)
n
informal US and Canadian (in the Pacific Northwest) a friend
[from Chinook Jargon, from Chinook tlxam kin, esp as distinguished from chiefs]
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It also was found at Tillicum Ranch and Shevlin Park.
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Andrew's; Full-time lead minister: Interim Moderator Reid Chudley, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2964 Tillicum Rd.
Supported by funding from: Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Kloshe Tillicum Network Environments for Aboriginal Health Research.
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There they learned that Native dances performed at Tillicum are combined with theatrics to "enhance the ethnic and cultural heritage of an exceptional people" (56).
In the legend that old tillicum tells the boy, a medicine man has a vision of the future.
She reported that the chiefs were "very lonely and homesick" (11) and that although she knew "very little of the coast dialects" at the time, her Chinook greeting, "Klahowya Tillicum," (12) created an instant bond between Johnson and Capilano.
Chinook Jargon English chikchik car; wagon heehee laughter; to laugh humm bad smell kamooks dog klahowya hello lalang language mama mother mahsie thank you muckamuck food papa father pehpah paper piupiu to stink polaklie night pusspuss cat sick tumtum sad siks friend skookum strong tillicum person tumtum heart; mind wawa word
Las atracciones mas populares en el area metropolitana de Seattle son el Space Needle, Pike Place Market, el zoologico Woodland Park, la aldea indigena Tillicum, el acuario Seattle Aquarium, los restaurantes y tiendas al frente de la bahia, sus lagos y playas, el sector colonial llamado Pioneer Square, el Distrito Internacional y las cervecerias locales.
Tillicum ends the story by saying he has seen only the shadow of the island.