legs

Legs

 

Leg –ˀnǫht-

yaˀnǫhtaˀ                       leg, her leg

[yah-ah-nonh-tah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it, her

-ˀnǫht-              noun root – leg

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

haˀnǫhtaˀ                        his leg

[hah-ah-nonh-tah-ah]

ha-                   masculine singular agent – his

-ˀnǫht-              noun root – leg

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

tewuˀnǫhtetsih                She has two long legs.

[teh-woo-oo-nonh-teh-tseeh]

tew-                 dualic

-u-                    feminine-zoic singular patient – she

-ˀnǫht-              noun root – leg

-ets-                 verb root – be long

-ih                    stative aspect

 

Shin  -nyęt-

 

unyętaˀ                               shin, her shin

[oo-nyen-tah-ah]

u-                     feminine-zoic – it,  her

-nyęt-               noun root – shin

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

sanyętaˀ                          your (s) shin

[sa-nyen-tah-ah]

sa-                    2nd person singular – you (s)

-nyęt-              noun root – shin

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

unyętižaˀi                        It is a broken shin.

[oo-nyen-tee-zhah-ah-ee]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-nyęt-               noun root – shin

-ižaˀ-                verb root –  break

-i                      stative aspect

 

Knee -hšinguˀt-

 

uhšinguˀtaˀ                    knee, her knee

[ooh-sheen-goo-oo-tah-ah]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it, her

-hšinguˀt-         noun root – knee

-a                     noun suffix

 

ayehšinguˀta ˀ                  my knee

[ah-yeh-sheen-goo-oo-tah-ah]

aye-                 1st person singular – my

-hšinguˀt-         noun root – knee

-a                     noun suffix

 

huhšinguˀtižaˀi                his broken knee

[hooh-sheen-goo-oo-tah-ah]

hu-                   masculine singular patient – his

-hšinguˀt-         noun root – knee,

-ižaˀ-                verb root – break

-i                      stative aspect

 

Thigh -h-

 

yahaˀ                                     thigh, her thigh

[yah-hah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent –  it, her

-h-                    noun root – thigh

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

yehaˀ                              my thigh

[yeh-hah-ah]

ye-                   1st person singular agent – my

-h                    noun root – thigh

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

 

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