cover

Cover, Be Covered – ur(e/i)

 

This verb is often used to refer to clothes, as in the following examples

 

ayakyaʼturih       It covers my body, my coat.

[ah-yah-kyah-ah-too-reeh]

ay-                   1st person singular patient – my

-ak-                  semi-reflexive voice

-aˀt-                  noun root – body

-uri-                 cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

undasurih              It covers the buttocks – pants.

[oon-dah-soo-reeh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-ndas-              noun root – buttocks

-uri-                 verb root – cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

 

uʼngyurih            It covers her fingers, her glove or mitten

[oo-oon-gyoo-reeh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – her

-ˀngy-               noun root – finger, fingers

-uri-                 verb root – cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

ayenǫhwarurih      I am covering my head, wearing a hat.

[ah-yeh-non-hwah-roo-reeh]

aye-                 1st person singular patient – I, my

-nƍhwar-          noun root – head, brains

-uri-                 verb root – cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

ukƍhšurih             It covers the face; is a mask.

[oo-kon-shoo-reeh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-k-                    semi-reflexive voice

-ƍhš-                noun root – face

-uri-                 verb root – cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

užahšurih             It covers the arm, sleeve.

[oo-zhah-shoo-reeh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-žahš-               noun root – arm

-uri-                 verb root – cover

-h                     stative aspect

 

 

 

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