leggings, stockings

Leggings/Stockings

 

karih                    leggings

[ka-reeh]

k-                     dualic

-a-                    feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-ri-                   verb root –  be leggings

-h                     stative aspect

 

urihšaˀ                 (her) leggings, stockings

[oo-reeh-shah-sh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-ri-                   verb root – be leggings

-hš-                  nominalizer

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

yaʼnyęhažaʼ           fringes of leggings

[yah-an-yen-ha-zhah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-ˀnyęhaž-         noun root – fringes of leggings

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

tehuˀnyęhažuʼkeʼ He has fringes alongside. (character in Narratives[1])

[teh-hoo-oon-yen-hah-zhoo-oo-keh-eh]

te-                    dualic

-hu-                  masculine singular patient – he

-ˀnyęhaž-         noun root – fringes

-uʼke-             verb root – be alongside

-ˀ                      stative aspect

 

mętaˀyeh                      yarihšruˀtęh                              red leggings

at vermillion; red        leggings of such a nature

 

yarihšruˀtęh                  leggings of such a nature

[yah-reeh-shroo-oo-tenh]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-ri-                   verb root – be leggings

-hšr-                 nominalizer

-uˀtę-                verb root – be of such a nature

-h                     stative aspect

 

mętaˀyeh                     at vermillion, red

[men-tah-ah-yeh]

m-                    feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-ęt-                   noun root – vermillion, red

-aˀyeh              external locative noun suffix

 

 

 

[1] See Barbeau 1960:208 #50-1, 209 #244 and 51-2, and 210 #2.

 

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