New Website

Content on these pages may be out of date. We launched a dedicated Osage Culture website in late March 2021. All new language, museum, culture, and museum content will be posted there. Pages with this notice on them will no longer be updated on this website, but are here for folks who may have bookmarked them. For updated and new content, visit www.osageculture.com.

Osage Language Mobile Apps

Osage Nation currently offers two exciting mobile applications for you to use in your language learning endeavors: Wahzhazhe and Sonny Goes to School. Both apps are available on Google and Apple app stores. Detailed installation instructions can be found below.

Wahzhazhe

Wahzhazhe app preview

Wahzhazhe is designed for all ages. It features more than 500 phrases and words, has games and quizzes available, and has a searchable database.

How to download the WahZhaZhe app to Android and Apple devices:

  1. Connect your Android or Apple device to WiFi
  2. Download the app from your respective app store:
    1. Google Play Store
    2. Apple App Store

The application requires a WiFi connection as it is quite large. After it has downloaded to your device it will not require a data connection unless an update is required.

Sonny Goes to School

Sonny Goes to School preview

Sonny Goes to School is a fun, easy-to-use app, where you spend the day with Sonny and his family in their Osage-language only world. You'll hear the language spoken in an Osage home, school, playground, dinner and much more. Little Sonny even dreams in Osage. 

How to download the Sonny Goes to School app to Android and Apple devices:

  1. Connect your Android or Apple device to WiFi
  2. Download the app from your respective app store:
    1. Google Play Store
    2. Apple App Store

The application requires a WiFi connection as it is quite large. After it has downloaded to your device it will not require a data connection unless an update is required.