Be Brave

Brave – ateyata

 

hateyataˀ              He is brave, courageous.

[hah-teh-yah-tah-ah]

h-                     masculine singular agent – he

-ateyata-           verb root – be courageous

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

ateyataˀ                 She is brave, courageous.

[ah-teh-yah-tah-ah]

ateyata-            feminine-zoic singular agent – she + verb root – be brave

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

tsateyataˀ             She is very brave, very courageous.

[tsah-teh-yah-tah-ah]

ts-                    repetitive – very

-ateyata-           feminine-zoic singular agent – she + verb root – be brave

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

tsihšateyataˀ         You (s) are very brave, very courageous.

[tseeh-shah-teh-yah-tah-ah]

tsi-                   repetitive – very

-hš-                  2nd person singular agent – you (s)

-ateyata-           feminine-zoic singular agent – she + verb root – be brave

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

tehǫteyataˀ            They (m) are not brave, courageous.

[teh-hon-teh-yah-tah-at]

te-                    negative

-hǫ-                  masculine plural agent – they (masculine or mixed)

-teyata-            verb root – be brave, courageous

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

 

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