Naming the AAITTAFAMA' Meeting Room

Experience Chickasaw History and Culture

The AAITTAFAMA’ Meeting Room is a large glass enclosure located inside the CHIKASHA POYA Exhibit Center used for temporary exhibits, receptions and meetings. The fragments “aa,” “itt” and “afama” combine together to make the word AAITTAFAMA’, meaning “a place to meet together.”

SHOW MORE

Related Videos

Naming the AAHOLIITOBLI', The Honor Garden

Experience Chickasaw History and Culture
This video tour of the Chickasaw Cultural Center identifies the numerous Chickasaw-language place names on campus.

Naming the AAIMPA' Café

Experience Chickasaw History and Culture
The AAIMPA’ Café offers a traditionally inspired menu to visitors and employees of the Chickasaw Cultural Center.

Naming the OKA' AABINIILI' Water Pavilion

Experience Chickasaw History and Culture
A large HAYIP, or pond, rests on the grounds of the Chickasaw Cultural Center, into which a large walkway and shelter structure have been built.