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N s/he experiences bad luck in hunting after sharing catch with a certain person (ex a dog who eats beaver bones means trapper will no longer kill beaver)
N it (animal) becomes scarce for a certain number of years, goes in a cycle, literally 'goes underground'
N s/he does not pile the wood correctly which could bring bad luck in hunting
N its (anim) breath can be heard by the hunter as it draws closer to her/him
N s/he has blood on her/his clothes, coming back from hunting
S s/he/it (anim) brings bad luck to a hunter by eating the wrong part of an animal (ex a dog who eats beaver bones means trapper will no longer kill beaver)
S s/he brings home a large amount of food from hunting by toboggan, sled
S s/he can no longer kill game because s/he did not treat the animals with sufficient respect
S animals can no longer be killed because the hunter did not treat them with sufficient respect
ᐗᒋᔥᒄ (N:29 S:10)
Components: -chishkw-, -chishku-
ᓂᒋᒄ (N:15 S:12)
Components: -chikw-, -chiku-
ᓂᑑᐦᐆᐋᐱᒋᐦᐆᓐᐦ (N:62 S:63)