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hachoa.a Creek word meaning “mad.” It is found only as part of the war names of men, viz., Tashka hacho, Hopaii hacho (David Folsom), Ishtanaki hacho (Mr. Dyer’s grandfather), and has an honorable meaning among Choctaw.
hachofaktʋpin.the chinquapin tree.
hachofaktin.a chinquapin; the dwarf chestnut.
hacho̱mʋlhmokkiv. a. i.to swim with the face under water.
hachotaknin.a large turtle, called by some the loggerhead turtle; a tortoise; hachotakni hakshup, turtle shell.
hachotakni okhʋta a̱shan.a sea turtle.
hachowanʋshiv. a. i.sing., to fall heels over head.
hachowanʋshin.a somerset.
hachowanʋshiadv.head first; headlong.
hachowanʋshichiv. t.sing., to throw another heels over head.
hachowaniv. a. i.pl., to fall heels over head.
hachowanin.a somerset performed by a number of persons, or a number of times by the same man; somersets.
hachowanichiv. t.to throw others heels over head.
hachukbihlepav. a. i.sing., to kneel; to fall on the knees; to bend the knee, Matt. 17:14.
hachukbihlepan.a kneeler; hachukbilhka, pl.
hachukbila̱kbilan.name of a bird, the whip-poor-will.alsochukanakbilachukbila̱kbilachukkilakbila
hachukbilhkav. a. i.pl., to kneel; to couch.
hachukbilhkʋchiv. t.pl., to kneel; to make them kneel.
hachukhlampulechin.a spinner; a spider which spins.
hachukhlampulin.a cobweb; a spider’s web; an air thread.alsochukhlampulli
hachukkashahan.sorrel; name of a weed; see pichi or pihchi.