Bristol Bay Yup'ik Primary/General Election Sample Ballot Phrases

Bristol Bay Yup'ik Word English Word
Political Party-nun ingluanrilnguq / ilagausnganrilnguq / ekumanrilnguq

Definition: a candidate’s registered political affiliation.
(N) Non-partisan
Naliatnun political party-nun ilagausngallni qanrutkeksaunaku

Definition: a candidate’s registered political affiliation.
(U) Undeclared
Alaska Democratic Party-mun Cucukliqaarraarun

Definition:
Alaska Democratic Party Primary
Alaska Independence Party-mun Cucukliqaarraarun

Definition:
Alaska Independence Party Primary
Alaska Independence Party-mun Cucukliqaarraarun

Definition:
Alaska Libertarian Party Primary
Alaska Republican Party-mun Cucukliqaarraarun

Definition:
Alaska Republican Party Primary
Apyun alerquutn?gurcugngalriamun No. (#)

Definition:
Ballot Measure No. (#):
Bond-amun Qang’a

Definition:
Bond No
Bond-amun Aa-ang

Definition:
Bond Yes
State-aq Bond-aliyugluni Apyun No. (#)

Definition:
Bonding Proposition (#)
Cucuklircetaalriim Political Party-mun ilagausngallra / ekumallra

Definition: A candidate’s registered political affiliation.
Candidate’s registered affiliation
Qanercetaarviim tunglia quyinrulria yuvrinqiggvigmi/ Court of Appeals-aami

Definition:
Court of Appeals
Democrat-at cucukliqaaraarutiit

Definition:
Democratic Primary
Qanercetaarvigmi/District Court-ami

Definition:
District Court
Mingunqeggcaarluku ag’ayanqellria

Definition:
Fill in the oval
First Judicial District-aami

Definition:
First Judicial District
Fourth Judicial District-aami

Definition:
Fourth Judicial District
General Election-aaq, Cucuklirpagyaraq

Definition:
General Election
Governor-aarkaq/Alaska-mi Atanerkaq

Definition:
Governor
Ayuqucirtuun: Cucukellren waten imirru uutun

Definition:
Instructions: To vote, completely fill in the oval in front of your choice of a candidate, like this:
Cuqcista

Definition: A public officer authorized to hear and decide cases in a court of law
Judge
Cuqcista

Definition:
Justice
Alaska-mi Atanrem Tunglirkaa

Definition:
Lieutenant Governor
Qang’a

Definition:
No
Nakmikiyaraq kaigatmek ca piurtesqumaluku wall’u piurtesqumavkenaku

Definition: A nominating petition is required in Alaska, in order for a petition to gain placement on a ballot. A certain number of signatures are required on a petition.
Nominating Petition
"Alaskan Independence-aanek, Democrat-anek,

Definition:
Official Alaskan Independence-Democrat-Libertarian Party Ballot
Apyutnek Kiingan Cucuklircuun Kalikaq

Definition:
Official Measures Only Ballot
Republican-aanek cucuklircuun kalikaq

Definition:
Official Republican Party Ballot
Primary Election-aaq, Cucukliqarraarun

Definition: Election to decide which candidates get to appear on the General Election ballot.
Primary Election
Republican-aat cucukliqaaraarutiit

Definition:
Republican Primary
Cucuklircuutem ayuqii

Definition: Example of what appears on the ballot.
Sample Ballot
Cucuklircuutem ayuqiin ak?atii

Definition:
Sample Ballot Back
Cucuklircuutem ayuqiin manua

Definition:
Sample Ballot Front
Second Judicial District-aami

Definition:
Second Judicial District
Una-qaa cuqcista _______ Court of Appeals-aami cuqcis- ten?guurli pingayunlegni allrakuni?

Definition:
Shall_____be retained as judge of the court of appeals for eight years?
Una-qaa cuqcista _______ District Court-ami cuqcisten?guurli cetamani allrakuni?

Definition:
Shall_____be retained as judge of the District Court for four years?
Una-qaa cuqcista _______ Superior Court-ami cuqcis- ten?guurli arvinlegni allrakuni?

Definition:
Shall_____be retained as judge of the Superior Court for six years?
Una-qaa cuqcista ________ Supreme Court-ami cuqcisten?guurli qulni allrakuni?

Definition:
Shall_____be retained as justice of the supreme court for ten years?
Una-qaa paivtaat alerquutn?gurcesqumakiit alerquutn?gurrli?

Definition:
Should this initiative become law?
Alaska-mi cucuklircuun kalikaq

Definition:
State of Alaska Official Ballot
Alaska-mi State Representative-aarkaq District (#)-aami

Definition:
State Representative District (#)
Alaska-mi State Senator-aarkaq District (#)-aami

Definition:
State Senator District (#)
Qanercetaarviim quyinrani/Superior Court-ami

Definition: A trial court of general jurisdiction.
Superior Court
Qanercetaarviit Quyinrat/Supreme Court-aq

Definition: A group of judges that reviews the rulings of other courts.
Supreme Court
Alaska Democratic Party-m ciuniularai imirillret cucukecetaalriit Undeclared-at wall’u Non-partisan-aat August-aami cucu

Definition:
The Alaska Democratic Party allows candidates who are registered Undeclared or Non-partisan to run in its primary.
Third Judicial District-aami

Definition:
Third Judicial District
United States Representative-aarkaq

Definition: Person who represents Alaska in the United States Congress.
United States Representative
Nunarpamteni United States-aami Atanerkaq

Definition: Person who is the head of the country. / A candidate running for the United States President.
United States President
United States Senator-aarkaq

Definition: Person who represents Alaska in the United States Senate.
United States Senator
Aturluten qiuglimek wall’u tungulriamek mingugluku cucuklircuuten. KAVIRLIRMEK ATURYAQUNAK. Alartellikuvet cimirceskiu nutaramek cucuklircuutmek.

Definition:
Use a blue or black ink pen to mark your ballot. NO RED INK. If you make a mistake, ask for a new ballot.
Vice President-aarkaq/Atanrem Tunglirkaa

Definition: Person who serves under the President.
Vice-President
Cucuklia ataucimek

Definition:
Vote for one
Igaucimanrilnguum cucuksullerpet atra wavet igausgu.

Definition:
Write-In
Aa-ang/Ii-i

Definition:
Yes