Launch of the 3rd Edition New Lakota Dictionary
The highly anticipated release of the New Lakota Dictionary Print and Mobile editions was launched at Prairie Edge in Downtown Rapid City, SD. Dozens of contributors, speakers, learners and relatives attended to be led in prayer by LLC Board Vice Chair Ben Black Bear Jr., followed by talks about language documentation and impact from our Deputy Director Alex FireThunder and CEO Wil Meya.
The print and mobile versions offer 41,000+ documented words and 20,000+ of those entries have not been previously documented in any other Lakota
dictionary. You can learn more here Lakhota.org
Read more about the launch event & the dictionary below.