- Cree words
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N s/he makes an offering of food by putting it into the fire, s/he makes a burnt offering (when people make burnt offerings it is believed it will continue to bring good luck to the hunter)
N s/he offers grease to the spirit by rubbing it on the skull of a bear
S spirit who appears in traditional stories, in the shaking tent, who hunters are familiar with, literally 'big man'
S badge, brooch, crest, rosette, flowers worn at wedding, caribou hunting charm, from English 'brooch'
S pilot of airplane, flying spirit (being that enters the shaking tent)