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Salmon niklliq ( Alutiiq ) ɬeqa ( Dena ’ ina ) sayak ( Yup ’ ik )

They named places lush with berries .

They named places where caribou ran .

And they named waters where salmon returned , like magic , every year .

Salmon niklliq ( Alutiiq ) ɬeqa ( Dena ’ ina ) sayak ( Yup ’ ik )

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