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“Nkem means my own,” says Ifejika. “You know, like this this belongs to me. And it can be used as a term of endearment. And then Nkemakonam, which is the name in full, means may I never lack what is mine.”
“About a fifth of the vocabulary come from the Chinook tribal language, and a fifth from the Chehalis tribal language, about a fifth from French, about a fifth from English, about a fifth from this Nootka Jargon from British Columbia,” says Robertson. “So it’s quite a mix.”