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hawit, hawta’₂

hawit, hawta'₂ v why Hawit da' na'at nim taanit xo'ow min? Why did my older sister go to your house? Hawta' da' 'ama' xatta' nim gayeeda'an? Why did she eat my cookie?

‘ilik’, ‘ilk’a

'ilik', 'ilk'a n water Xap'eelat 'ilik'. The water got hot. Wanta' 'ilk'a nan. He gave me water. (sem. domains: - Conveying water, - Most, least, - Dry, 5.7.3 - Wake up, - Beverage, - Boat, 1.3.6 - Water quality, 1.3.2 - Movement of water, - Plumber, 1.3 - Water, - Pour, 6.6.7 - Working with water, - Logical, - Controlling water, 1.3.1 - Bodies of water, - Snake, - Fish, - Working with chemicals, - Irrigate, - Calm, rough, - Cry, tear, 1.3.4 - Be in water, - Spring, well, 1.3.5 - Solutions of water, - Travel by water, - Swim.)

ch’apeeyat, ch’apeeyata’

ch'apeeyat, ch'apeeyata' v wet something Boch'on nim ch'apeeyat banyu'un. My son made the cloth wet. Mokeela' ch'apeeyata' 'am naawashi. The woman made her dress wet.

mokiy, mokyi

mokiy, mokyi n wife Mokiy nim balak'. My wife is pregnant. Ama' noono' shum'ta' 'am mokyi. The man kissed his wife.

wemi’, wemi’in

wemi', wemi'in n water oak Bohlo' wemi' hew. Water oaks grow here. An' lasga wemi'in! Don't chop down the water oaks!

ha’, ha’an

ha', ha'an n what Ha' huju'nut p'aaya? What scared the child? Ha'an da' ma' xatta'? What did you eat?

shalim, shalma

shalim, shalma n willow Bohlo' shalim gew. Willows grow there. Chishit 'aman shalma. They cut the willow.


gewt'ayich' n water snake


haweeshat adv what time Haweeshat hach'a? What time is it now?

ch’awit, ch’aw’ta’

ch'awit, ch'aw'ta' v win Jack ch'awit wodyo. Jack won the dance competition. Ama' mokeela' ch'awta' lihma. That woman won the running competition. (sem. domains: - Win, - Free to do what you want.)