earlyadjlahonitohkuadvTatapaku naraku lahonitohku.The farmer gets up early.Lahonitohku lɔta uhksh'ɛpa. Sehiti tirishi lɔtaku. He likes to run early. He runs before dawn. Histahahki yukaku lahonitohku. Hinyathich hotu tonisɛma sahu sinkhɛraku.He always arrives early. Then he waits for everyone else. lahoniadjKuwatohku lahoni shila tapiku.The early bird catches the worm.Chicagoshi ahkalaayihtatahinu lahoni tapiwi.He caught the early train to Chicago
earthquakehalihilav.I.intrHalihil'una.There was an earthquake. Literally, they two (Red and Blue Alligator) earthquaked.Red Alligator and Blue Alligator are responsible for Tunica seasons; when both move, the earth quakes.
easilyromantohkuadvCinderellahchi tɛshkalahpi lahpiti romantohku.Cinderella easily put her shoe on. Tigachihchi titostohohchi rapukatihchi chuhpati romantohku.The mother lightly kissed her sleeping baby.
eclipsetihkeshk'ɔkinTihika hotu Tahch'a tihkeshk'ᴐki po'itistuku. Tahch'a Tahal'ukini teskuna panukati.Every year we can see a lunar eclipse. The moon passes through the Earth's shadow. Tahch'i tihkeshk'ᴐki 'arahch, po'ahatan leyuhta.When there is a solar eclipse, don't look straight at it.Used for both solar and lunar eclipses
eelnin'ushanNin'usha lisu.The eel was slippery. Dravenku nin'usha wohkushkan wiyawi. Draven caught an eel, but he threw it back. Anguilla rostranishinCastonku nishi wohkuwi. Caston caught an eel.Nishi uhktishuma maka namu uhk'ara. Eel meat has lots of fat.
egretyakarɔwanTayoroniku yakarɔwa sakukat'aha.The Tunica do not eat egrets. Yanishisinima tɛhkala yakarɔwasinima pitakatiman, wɛrakati.Amid cattle egrets walk and hunt.Uhktihika sahkuhtahchi, yakarɔwa ohku ushtahka meli uhkkosu. Sap'aratohkuhch kayi pirati. In its first year, the young egret's beak is black. In the fall, it turns yellow. Note: The Tunica did not kill the American egret. They believed that if one ate this bird, one would be eating one's ancestors.Bubulcus ibis, if cattle egret
eighttisihkunumShilakᴐla ᴐshka tisihku uhk'ara.A spider has eight legs. Noahku uhkheri kichu onisɛma tishihku na'ara. There were eight people on Noah's ark.
eighteenmichu sahtɛya tisihkunumTihika michu sahtɛya tisihku wihkyuk'akihch, nakaku pir'ishtuku. When you are eighteen years old, you can become a soldier.