Susman’s List of Hočąk Moons

Hočąk Moon Month
Hųjewíč’onína First Bear Moon, January
Hų̀jewíhirúaganina Last Bear Moon, February
Hohirokíniwira Fish Hunting Time, March
Wak’ehík’irúxewira Breeding Time of Coon, April
Mąįtawúsira Ground Dry Month, May
Mąk’éwira Ground Dig Month, June
Mąįraų́wira (Corn) Cultivating Month, July
Witájoxiwíra Explode, Pop Month, August
Hųwą́žuk’wira Elk Whistle, September
Č’àmąįnąǧówira Deer Earth Paw, October
Č’ahik’irúxewira Deer Breeding Month, November
Č’ahéiwakšųwira Deer Horns Fall Off, December

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Source

Amelia Susman, Notebooks (Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, May 18 - Aug. 2, 1938 ) Book I.2-20 (words 281-296).