axe

Axe

 

Noun Root aʼšr

 

aʼšraʼ                             axe, blade

[ah-ah-shrah-ah]

aˀšr-                 feminine-zoic singular agent – it + noun root – axe

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

aˀwaˀšręmąˀ           She carried an axe.

[ah-ah-wah-ah-shren-man-an]

aˀw-                 factual

-aˀsr-                feminine-zoic singular agent – she + noun root – axe

-ęmą-               verb root – carry

-ˀ                      punctual aspect

 

ahuˀšrǫntahs           He put his axe in the fire.

[ah-hoo-oo-shron-tahs]

a-                     factual

-hu-                  masculine singular agent + masculine singular patient – he – his

-ˀšr-                  noun root – axe

-ǫnt-                 verb root – be in fire

-ahs                  dative root suffix + punctual aspect

 

Huhšraęwahs      He often loses his axe (Deer Clan male name)

[hooh-shrah-en-wahs]

hu-                   masculine singular agent – he

-hšr-                 noun root – axe

-a-                    joiner vowel

-ę-                    verb root – have

-wa-                 undoer root suffix

-hs                   habitual aspect

 

 

Huhšruyuti                     He is causing an axe to penetrate it (Large Turtle Clan male name).

 

hu-                               masculine singular patient – he

-hšr-                             noun root – axe

-uyu–                            verb root – penetrate

-t-                                 causative root suffix

-i                                  stative aspect

 

Hahšręhaǫh                   He is carrying an axe (Snake Clan male name)

[hah-shren-hah-onh]

h-                                 masculine singular agent – he

-ahšr-                           noun root – axe

-ęha-                            verb root – carry

-ǫh                               stative aspect

 

Verb Root – be an axe -atuyę-

utuyęʼ                            It is an axe, her axe.

[oo-too-yen-en]

u-                                 feminine-zoic singular patient – it, her

-tuyę-                           verb root – be an axe

-ˀ                                  stative aspect

 

 

Hutuyęʼah                       It is his axe.

[hoo-too-yen-en-ah]

hu-                               masculine singular patient – his

-tuyę-                           verb root – be an axe

-ˀ                                  stative aspect

 

 

 

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