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dik'in adv behind, back of Na'an huushit dik'in goosina'ich' 'otmobila. We drove behind a slow car. Ta'shit ka'yu'un dik'in 'utu'un. He saw a coyote behind a tree.

nogmut, noogumta’

nogmut, noogumta' v believe Nogmut na' 'am. I believed him. Ohom' wat noogumta' 'amaamig. No one believed them.

gambaana’, gambaana’an

gambaana', gambaana'an n bell Gambaana' lulhanit sipin' miisa'hiyaw. The bell is hung on top of the church. Taa p'ay' nich'it gambaana'an. That child pressed the bell.

ch’utkush, ch’utkusha

ch'utkush, ch'utkusha n belly button (sem. domains: - Dive, 5.3.6 - Parts of clothing, - Fat person, 6.7.5 - Fastening tool, 2.1.2 - Torso, 1.5.4 - Moss, fungus, algae, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)

woshok’, woshook’o

woshok', woshook'o n belt Hi' woshok' mich dindinich'. This belt is very thick. Hech'eyta' na' woshook'o. I tightened the belt.

p’itlit, p’itilta’

p'itlit, p'itilta' v bend over P'itlit 'ama' maaxach' bilaasu'un. He's bending over to pick up a plate. P'itilta' yo' hujta' habilk'ay' noh'o'. The grizzly bear bent over and growled.

k’oti’, k’oti’in

k'oti', k'oti'in adj big Hewethil denderow taa k'oti' noono' hoy'li. That big man walked quickly to the store. Ta'ishta' na' k'oti'in balbalya. I saw the big pounding rock.

k’oteehat, k’oteehata’

k'oteehat, k'oteehata' v big (to become) K'oteehat shidgilin naaway'. The squirrel's cheek got bigger. K'oteehata' wakay'. The river got bigger.

ch’eesha’, ch’eesha’an

ch'eesha', ch'eesha'an n bile K'aheeyata' ch'eesha'. The bile became stinky. Tishata' 'am ch'eesha'an. He took out its bile. (sem. domains: 2.2 - Body functions.)

ch’enbay’, ch’enbayi

ch'enbay', ch'enbayi n bird Jalawnit ch'enbay' manaw. The birds outside made a loud noise. Hoxtit cheexa' ch'enbayi utuw. The dog barked at the birds in the tree. (sem. domains: 1 - Universe, creation, 1.4 - Living things, 1.6 - Animal.)