Origin of tyee
Examples from the Web for tyee
Haouwith, or Hawilth, is the original word for chief, though Tyee is commonly used.
Following his discovery of the Bight of Tyee, a quarter of a century passed.
The words were really Waw-kash (a word of salutation) and Tyee.
"Well, it is some of my affair," the new boss of Tyee replied.
Mac was a good boatman, and the way he followed that tyee in the eight-knot current did him credit.Sport in Vancouver and Newfoundland|John Rogers