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#1 Aug-20-2017 12:39:pm

sschkaak
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eclipse

solar or lunar eclipse = packenumquihilleu gischuch  (literally, "He-quickly-grows-dark the-Luminary").

"They are at a loss how to account for a lunar or solar eclipse; some say the sun or moon is in a swoon, others that it is involved in a very thick cloud."

     Heckewelder, Indian Nations, p.308.

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#2 Aug-21-2017 07:28:am

tree hugger
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Re: eclipse

Thanks!

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