foot, feet

Foot, Feet -ahšiʼt-           

ahšiʼtaʼ                 foot

[ah-shee-ee-tah-ah]

ahšiˀt-               feminine-zoic singular agent – it + noun root – foot, feet

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

huhšiʼtanǫmaš       His foot is repeatedly hurting him.

[hooh-shee-ee-tah-non-mash]

hu-                   masculine singular patient – his, him

-ahšiˀt-             noun root – foot

-nǫma-             verb root – hurt, be in pain, sick

-š                     habitual aspect

 

Footprint, Pawprint -ahšitr-

           

Hahšitrah            His footprint, pawprint.  (male Wolf clan name)

[hah-shee-trah]

h-                     masculine singular agent – his

-ahšitr-             noun root – footprint, pawprint

-ah                   noun suffix

 

Toe, Toes – -ažawir-

 

ažawiraʼ               toe, her toe

[ah-zhah-wee-rah-ah]

ažawir-            feminine-zoic singular agent – it, her + noun root – toe, toes

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

yažawiraʼ              my toe, toes

[yah-zhah-wee-rah-ah]

y-                     1st person singular agent – my

-ažawir-           noun root – toe, toes

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

teyažawiretsiˀs       My toes are long, my long toes

[teh-yah-zhah-wee-reh-tsee-ees]

te-                    dualic

-y-                    1st person singular agent – my

-ažawir-           noun root – toe, toes

-ets-                 verb root -be long

-iˀ-                    stative aspect

-s                     plural aspect suffix

 

Heel – -rat-

 

yarataʼ                 heel, her heel

[yah-rah-tah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it, her

-rat-                  noun root – heel

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

Sole of the Foot – -ndaht-

 

yandahtaˀ              sole of the foot

[yan-dah-tah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-ndaht-             noun root – sole of the foot

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

Top of the Foot – -ašarahkw-

ašarahkwaˀ            top of the foot, or shoe

[ah-shah-rah-kwah-ah]

ašarahkw-        feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

 

 

 

 

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