How Do You Say I Love You In Cherokee?

How Do You Say I Love You In Cherokee?

 

How do you say "I Love You" in Cherokee?

how do you say I love you in Cherokee - Greg and Lisa Cherokee Copper

The phrase "I Love You" means so much more in Cherokee than it does int English. There is no direct translation of those words from English to Cherokee. For most people the words "I love you" means a romantic love. 

The meaning is much deeper in Cherokee. The words in Cherokee mean so much more. The Cherokee meaning of love means - I will give up my comfort so that you will be comfortable, I will give up eating so that you may have food. The deepest meaning of I love you in Cherokee is that I will give up my life for you. 

Who do you know that loves you like that?

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    Kathy: January 06, 2024

    I believe in the Lord Jesus Christ. He is the only One I know who will always completely love me!! In addition, The only earthly beings who have ever loved me unconditionally, were my beloved dogs, Heidi and Finnegan. Heidi was my very first dog. She was a German Shepherd. I rescued her from an animal shelter. The very next day, she rescued me!! My ex-husband was furious that I had adopted Heidi, and he took his anger out on me by choking me. Heidi helped me get away from him, and she protected me with her life. I am alive today, because of her love!! Thank you so much for sharing this beautiful meaning of love from your language! I wish more people could learn from your beliefs and traditions!!

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    juana: September 06, 2023

    my husband loves me we will be married 23 years and he still open car doors and places for me still

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    Nellie : August 25, 2023

    How do I find the pine tree and the sparrow please.

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    Nellie : July 10, 2023

    How do I find the pine tree and the sparrow please.

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    Kieran Conners: May 24, 2023

    I have a heritage of Cherokee, my great grandmother was a full blooded Indian, I’ve decided to look into it including the language because i want to learn about my heritage and maybe even be apart of it, so learning this just makes me look at love and the words “i love you” in a whole new way because to them it isn’t a simple “i love you” it has a lot of meaning behind it and now i know how much my grandmother must’ve loved her family.

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    Shelly Been: February 02, 2023

    My husband loves me that much. We will be celebrating 21 years of marriage in July.

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    Shirley Varner: February 02, 2023

    Beautiful..

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