Nivi has always known that her names were special, but she does not know where they came from. So, one sunny afternoon, Nivi decides to ask her mom. The stories of the people Nivi is named after lead her to an understanding of traditional Inuit naming practices and knowledge of what those practices mean to Inuit.
ᓂᕕ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᐅᔭᐃᓐᓇᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᑎᖓᑕ ᐱᓐᓇᕐᓇᕐᓂᖏᓐᓂᒃ, ᖃᐅᔨᒪᖖᒋᓚᕐᓕ ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᓇᑭᖖᒑᕐᒪᖔᑕ. ᑕᕝᕙᓕ, ᐅᓪᓗᒃᑯᑦ ᓯᕿᓐᓂᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ, ᓂᕕ ᐊᐱᕆᓇᓱᐊᓯᕗᖅ ᐊᓈᓇᒥᓂᒃ. ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑕᖏᑦ ᓂᕕᐅᑉ ᐊᑦᑎᐊᖑᔾᔪᑎᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᑐᑭᓯᔾᔪᑎᒋᕙᐃᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐊᑦᑏᔾᔪᑎᑐᖃᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᕐᓂᒡᓗ ᖃᓄᐃᒻᒪᑦ ᐃᓄᖕᓄᑦ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐅᖕᒪᖔᑕ.