Phrases


Document Target Text Target English Gloss Text Modern Speech
Gatschet (236) (written) níla sasäxkámaha I spit
Gatschet (236) (written) säxkámi a spat?
Gatschet (236) (written) níla kinginiwayaxkí "I stay outdoors"; viz. I menstruate (they don't do it now in separate cabins). hunters claim, that the m. in the house would spoil the gun, arrow, bow—missing the deer every time
Gatschet (236) (written) níla gî́ssätú wiu’hsí I wash meat
Gatschet (236) (written) nila ngí’hsätu napinakanemé I wash a shirt (also pl. obj.)
Gatschet (236) (written) nila gî́’shingwa I wash my face
Gatschet (236) (written) níla gishîlûkí misáhaki I wash myself all over
Gatschet (236) (written) níla gî́ssäto nä’hka I wash my hands
Gatschet (236) (written) níla dáläli I bathe (not I swim!)
Gatschet (236) (written) kixkishakáná washtub
Gatschet (236) (written) -aki pl. (washtubs)
Gatschet (236) (written) kissäkwá mitäm’hsá washwoman
Gatschet (236) (written) kissäkwá lä́nia launderer
Gatschet (236) (written) kissätûngîá washcloth, the washing
Gatschet (236) (written) níla äpshû I sneeze (onomat.)