Archive for the v Category

-adehosga (-adehosga)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to become embarrassed, ashamed  
Cherokee: -adehosga  
Stem: -adehosga (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -adehosga    

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ᏍᏓᏕᎰᏍᎦᏍ?

sdadehosgas? Are you two embarrassed?
Incompletive: -ehosg-    

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ᎭᏕᎰᏍᎨᏍ ᏗᏣᏃᎩᏍᏗ?

adehosges dichanogisdi? Were you embarrassed to sing?
Immediate: -edohi    

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ᏍᏓᏯ ᏓᎩᏴᏍᏙᏯ ᏙᏳ ᎦᏕᎣᎯ.

sdaya dakiyvsdoya doyu gade’ohi I sneezed very loud and was very embarrassed.

Completive: -adehos-    

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ᏥᏣᎫᏯᏍᏔᏅ, ᏣᏕᎰᏎᏍ.

Jijakuyastanv, jadehoses? When you hiccuped, were you embarrassed?

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ᏣᏕᎰᏎᏍ ᏕᏣᏟᎶᏍᏔᎾ.

Jadehoses dejatlilostana? Were you embarrassed when your picture was taken?
Deverbal Noun: -adehosdi    

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ᎠᏂᎮᏯ ᎤᎾᏕᎰᎯᏍᏗ ᏄᎵᏍᏔᏅ ᎤᎾᏌᎩᏌ.

Anigehya unadehohisdi nulstanv unasakisa. The women became embarrassed when they flatulated.

-ahtohgiya’a (-ahtohgiya’a)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to race, run for office  
Cherokee: -ahtohgiya’a  
Stem: -ahtohgiya’a (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -ahtohgiya’a    

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ᏱᏓᎾᏙᎩᏯᎠ ᎠᏍᏆᎵᏍᎪ ᎧᏁᏍᏗ.

Yidahntohgiya’a asgwalisgo kanesdi. When there’s an election there’s an opportunity to vote.

dagvwalohdiha (-gvwalohdiha)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to set a price, to cost  
Cherokee: dagvwalohdiha  
Stem: -gvwalohdiha (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -gvwalohdiha    

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Ꮎ ᎠᎵᏍᏇᏚᏬ ᏔᎵᏍᎪ ᎠᏕᎸ ᏓᏂᎬᏩᎶᏗᎭ.

Na alsgwetuwo talsgo adelv danigvwahldiha. They have set a prive on that hat for twenty dollars.
Incompletive: -gvwahld-    

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ᏏᏆ ᏧᏂᎯᏍᏗ ᎦᏲᏟᎨ ᏓᎬᏩᎶᏙ ᎭᏫᏯ.

Sihgwa junihisdi gayohlige dagvwahldo hawiya. Meat is less expensive at slaughter houses. (Cherokee-English Dictionary, p. 129 )
Immediate: -gvwalohda    

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Ꮎ ᎤᏪᏘ ᎤᎸᏌᏓ ᏘᎬᏩᎶᏓ.

Na uweti ulvsada tigvwahlda. Set a price on that old glass.
Completive: -dagvwahltan-    

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ᏂᎦᎵᏍᏔᏅᏊ ᎢᎦ ᏕᎯᎬᏩᎶᏔᏅ ᎬᏯᏈᏴᎡᎸᎢ.

Nigalstanvgwu iga dehigvwahltanv gvyagwiyv’elv’i . Whatever price you set I’ll pay you. (Cherokee-English Dictionary, p. 68)
Deverbal Noun: -gvwahldohdi    

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Ꮭ ᏯᏆᏅᏔ ᏱᎦ ᏣᏂᎬᏩᎶᏙᏗ.

Tla yagwahnta yiga junigvwahldohdi. I don’t know what price they have set.

(-hye’a)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to eat (flexible)  
Cherokee:  
Stem: -hye’a (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -hye’a    

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ᎦᏙ ᎤᏍᏗ ᎠᏰᎠ ᏥᏍᏚ

Gado usdi ahye’a jisdu? What is the rabbit eating?
Incompletive: -hyesg-    

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ᏥᏔᎦ ᏥᏍᎪᏯ ᏕᎦᏰᏍᎪ.

Jitaga tsgoya degahyesgo. A chicken eats bugs.
Completive: -hya-    

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ᏑᎵ ᎪᎱᏍᏗ ᎤᎵᏬᏨ ᎤᏂᏯᎥ.

Suli gohusdi ulihwojv unihya’v. The buzzards ate something that was dead.

Deverbal Noun: -hyesdi    

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ᎠᏣᏗᏯ ᎣᏍᏓ ᏗᎦᏰᏍᏗ.

Ajadiya osda digahyesdi. Salmon are good to eat.

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ᏢᏕᏆ ᎣᏍᏓ ᏗᎦᏰᏍᏗ.

Tlvdegwa osda digahyesdi. Eel are good to eat.

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ᎤᏃᎩ ᎠᏣᏗ ᎠᎩᎸᏉᏗ ᏗᎩᏰᏍᏗ.

Uhnogi aja’di agilvkdi digihyesdi. I like to eat sand bass.

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ᎤᏂᏖᎸᎳᏗ ᎣᏍᏓ ᏗᎦᏰᏍᏗ.

Unitelvla’di osda digahyesdi. Grapes are good to eat.

-hyugwadi’a (-hyugwadi’a)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to have a toothache  
Cherokee: -hyugwadi’a  
Stem: -hyugwadi’a (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -hyugwadi’a    

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Ꮭ ᏯᎩᏳᏆᏗᎠ ᎾᏊ.

Tla yakiyugwadi’a nagwu. I don’t have a toothache anymore.

(-kwehnvgi’a)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to unwrap  
Cherokee:  
Stem: -kwehnvgi’a (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -kwehnvgi’a    

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Ꮎ ᎠᏲᏟ ᎦᏇᏅᎩᎠ ᎤᏤᎵ ᎠᏓᏁᏗ.

Na ayohli gakwehnvgi’a ujeli adahnehdi. The child is unwrapping his present.
Incompletive: -kwehnvgisg-    

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ᏂᎪᎸ ᏏᎾᎴ ᏱᎩ ᏙᏥᏇᏅᎩᏍᎪ ᏦᎩᏁᎸ.

Nigolv sinale yigi dojikwenvgisgo joginelv. We always unwrap our presents in the morning.
Completive: -kwehnvgis-    

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ᏞᏍᏗ ᏣᏇᏅᎩᏒᎢ ᎬᏂ ᎡᏥ ᎡᏙᏓᏃ ᏓᏂᏰᏨᎢ.

Tlesdi jakwenvgisv’i kvhni eji edodahno daniyejv’i. Don’t unwrap that until Mom and Dad wake up!
Deverbal Noun: -kwehnvgisdi    

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ᏗᏂᏲᏟ ᎤᏅᏅᎬ ᏧᏂᏇᏅᎩᏍᏗ ᏗᎨᏥᏁᎸ.

Diniyohli unvnvgv junikwenvgisdi digejinelv. The children are excited to unwrap presents.

-nedliyv’a (nedliyv’a)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to change (I)  
Cherokee: -nedliyv’a  
Stem: nedliyv’a (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English

Present Continuous: -nedliyv’a    

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Ꮭ ᏯᏆᏅᏔ ᏂᎦᎵᏍᏙᏗᏍᎬ ᏥᎦᏓᏁᏟᏴᎠ.

tla yagwahnta nigalsdodisgv jigadanetliyv’a. I don’t know what’s causing me to change.

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ᎠᏆᎿᏬ ᏥᏁᏟᏴᎠ.

I’m changing my shirt.
Incompletive: -nedliyvsg-    

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ᏴᎦᏴᎳᎦ ᎥᏰᎸ ᎠᏓᎴᏂᏍᎪ ᎠᏓᏁᏟᏴᏍᎬ.

Yvgayalaga ayelv adalenisgo adanedliyvsgv. When you’re getting old your body begins changing.
Immediate: -nedliyvna    

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ᎩᎦᎨ ᎠᏨᏍᏛ ᎠᏓᏁᏟᏴᎾ.

Gigage ajvsdhv adanedliyvna. The red light just changed

Completive: -nedliyvs-    

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ᎠᎴᏫᏍᏙᏗ ᎠᏨᏥᏍᏗ ᎤᏓᏁᏟᏴᏒ.

Alehwisdohdi ajvtsdi udanedliyvsv. The stoplight changed.

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ᏯᏆᏅᏖ ᎠᎩᏯᏔᏅ ᏯᎩᏁᏟᏅᏎ.

Yagwahnte agihyatanv yaginedliyvse. If I knew I had a flat I would have changed it.

-nenuliha (adanenul…)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to threaten  
Cherokee: -nenuliha  
Stem: adanenul… (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -nenuliha    

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Ꮎ ᎠᏂᏲᏁᎦ ᎪᎩᏁᏄᎵᎭ.

Na aniyonega goginenuliha. Those white people are threatening us.

-ohiyuhdaneha (ohiyuhdaneha)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to agree with,vouch for  
Cherokee: -ohiyuhdaneha  
Stem: ohiyuhdaneha (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: -ohihydaneha    

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ᏥᏲᎢyᎤᏓᏁ ᏂᎦᏪᏍᎬᎢ.

Jiyo’ihydane nigawesgv’i. I agree with what he says. (Cherokee-English Dictionary, p. 120)
Incompletive: -hihydaneh-    

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ᏱᎯᏲᎢᏳᏓᏁᎲ ᎢᏧᎳ ᏱdᏓᏣᏍᎪᏍᎨ.

Yihiyo’ihydanehv ijula yisdatsgosge. If you were agreeing with him you both would have been lying.
Immediate: -ohihydasi    

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ᎯᏲᎢᏳᏓᏏ!

Hiyo’ihydasi! Agree with him!
Completive: -ohihydanel-    

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ᏱᎯᏲᎢᏳᏓᏁᎲ ᎢᏧᎳ ᏱdᏓᏣᏍᎪᏍᎨ.

Yihiyo’ihydanehv ijula yisdatsgosge. If you were agreeing with him you both would have been lying.

Deverbal Noun: -ohihydahnehdi    

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ᏍᏉᎯᏳᏓᏁᏗ ᎠᏆᏚᎵᎭ.

Sgwohihydanehdi agwaduliha. I want you to vouch for me. (Cherokee-English Dictionary, p. 120)

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ᎪᏪᎵ ᎢᏯᏆᏕᏘᏴᏓ ᎨᏒ ᎠᏉᎯᏳᏓᏁᏗ.

Gohweli iyagwadetiyvda gesv agwohihydahnehdi. The paper must agree with the age I submit.

ᎤᏬᏝ -ohla (ohla)

Friday, March 25th, 2011
English entry: to sit, remain, be at home, sit out  
Cherokee: ᎤᏬᏝ -ohla  
Stem: ohla (v)  

Syllabary Phonetics English
Present Continuous: ohla    

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ᏅᎩ ᎢᏳᏍᎦᏅᏨᎢ ᎾᏍᎩ ᎢᏳᏍᏗ ᎤᏬᏝ.

Nvhgi iyusganvjv’i nasgo iyusdi uwohla. He has four fouls so he is sitting out.
Incompletive: -ohl-    

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ᎩᎶᎢᏍ ᎤᏬᏞ ᎠᎭᏂ ᏥᎦᎵᏍᏛᏡᏍᎦ.

kilo’is uwohle ahani jigalisdvhlusga. Was anyone sitting here where I am going to sit?