Ruhuâ ruˈman hioˈóo gatsii ‘In the Hole of White Dirt’ Legend in Chicahuaxtla Triqui

Ruhuâ ruˈman hioˈóo gatsii ‘En el hoyo de tierra blanca: Leyenda en el triqui de Chicahuaxtla

Object Details

Subject LanguageTriqui, Chicahuaxtla
Language PID(s)ailla:263060
Title [Indigenous]In the hole of White Dirt Legend/En el hoyo de tierra blanca
Language of Indigenous Titletrs
TitleRuhuâ ruˈman hioˈóo gatsii ‘In the Hole of White Dirt’ Legend in Chicahuaxtla Triqui
Language CommunitySan Andrés Chicahuaxtla and La Cañada Tejocote
United States
Place CreatedLa Cañada Tejocote
Date Created2011-07
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThe digital recording here is a legend titled “Ruhuâ ruˈman hioˈó gatsii” ‘In the Hole of White Dirt’ in Chicahuaxtla Triqui. The text documented here recounts a popular Triqui legend written and recited by Felipe Santiago Rojas, a native speaker of TRS. The legend was originally told to him by his father, José Venancio Santiago who was born and raised in San Andrés Chicahuaxtla. The text was recorded in an area called La Cañada Tejocote located on the outskirts of San Andrés Chicahuaxtla in July, 2011 at the home of Felipe Santiago Rojas. The legend features the “plumed serpent”—a mythological creature that is half-serpent and half-bird.
Source Note
ReferencesElliott, A. Raymond. “RUHUÂ RUˈMAN HIOˈÓO GATSII ‘In the Hole of White Dirt’ Legend in Chicahuaxtla Triqui.” International Journal of American Linguistics, IJAL Online Texts, Vol. 2, no. 1 (May 2017), pp. 1-32.
Contributor(s) Individual / RoleElliott, A. Raymond (Researcher, Author)
Contributor(s) Corporate / Role

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