Browse English


y


yard*do·qac 3do·qáʔnyard; the distance from the middle of the chest to an extended hand, holding some material; not necessarily extended up in this usageku·yi dó·qaʔone yardqʰo·yi dó·qaʔtwo yards8.2.8Measure
yardagema·ntamá·ntanmaterial (for clothes); calico, yardage, material for dressescfkʼaṭa 26.6.1.1Cloth
yarrowšina·mʔke·ṭeyʔšinamʔké·ṭeyʔnyarrowAchillea borealis ssp. arenicola (Sunflower Family)
yearmalmálnumyear8.4.1.6Yearverb.dir.*mala·lamecʼverb.dir.*mala·qaccomp.mal šiwey qʼala·šacomp.pʰalaw mal
year endʔama malala·meʔʔama málala·meʔnend of year (beginning of winter)8.4.1.8Special days
year, beginning ofʔama mala·qacʔama mála·qaʔnbeginning of yearʔama mála·qacinsʼe· muit seems to be the beginning of the year8.4.1.8Special daysn.p.ʔama mala·qaʔ maci
yeastcuhni· moboʔlicuhni· mobóʔlinyeastsyncuhni· ṭʰoṭ5.2.3.3.4Leavencuhni· ṭʰoṭcuhni· ṭʰóʔnyeastsyncuhni· moboʔli5.2.3.3.4Leaven
yell*qacʼa·macʼqacʼa·máʔvyell, shout, cry out (from pain, etc.)
yell and scare away or scatter group*bayota·ducvto scatter, scare away (sheep, birds) by clapping or yelling; animals scattering food with their mouths7.5.1.1Separate, scatter1.6.4.2Animal eating
yell loudly*baṭʰa·mbaṭʰamʔ´vmake noise like shouting, screaming; speak loudlybahcil baṭʰamciw bakʰe cahnó·duspeak loud enough to be heard far awaycibá·tʰin be· bicʼulʔba be·li báṭʰamcihqay ~ báṭʰamciysomeone shouted from where can’t see (and was heard) here where can see2.3.2.4Loud3.5.1.1.1Shout
yellow*qʰala·c 3qʰalaʔ´adjyellow, tan or brown; dust or cream coloredheʔe qʰálaʔbrown, blonde or yellow hairheʔe kʼili qʰalaʔbrown hairqʰalaʔ cí·cʼibecome yellow!qʰalaʔ ʔibe yellow!hayu qʰalaʔbrown or tan dogqʰalacʼínsʼe· muit seems to be yellowqʰalaʔ minlike yellowqʰalaʔ tʰinnot yellow(hu·) qʰalacʼ(yes) it’s yellowcfcʼahtaʔ šiʔba8.3.3.3.4Colors of the spectrumder.*qʰala·cciincep.*qʰala·cibicph. adj.kʼili qʰalaʔcomp.qʰalaʔ šošo qʰalecʼahtaʔ šiʔbacʼahtáʔ šiʔbaadjorange, yellowcʼahtaʔ šiʔba ciwalaworange shirtcʼahtáʔ šiʔba ca·škayellow cupca·ška cʼahtáʔ šiʔba ʔel didubring that yellow dish (bring that dish which is yellow)cf*qʰala·c 3nara·ha8.3.3.3.4Colors of the spectrum
yellow-hammer woodpeckerkoʔcʼiyakoʔcʼiyánred-shafted flicker, also called yellow-hammer (woodpecker)Colaptes auratus cafer1.6.1.2Bird
yellowjacketcoʔocoʔo´nbee (in general); yellowjacketcfceheyholomʔlo1.6.1.7Insectcomp.coʔo cuhsecomp.coʔo qahcacomp.coʔo qʰoṭolocomp.hay coʔocomp.miye·l coʔo
yellowjacket nesting in stumphay coʔohá· coʔonyellowjacket with nest in stumpkʰe há· coʔomy yellowjacket1.6.1.7Insect
yerba buenamihšew qʰalemihšé· qʰalenyerba buena, Indian teasynyerwa we·naSatureja Douglasii, Micromeria chamissonis (Mint Family)1.5Plantyerwa we·nayerwa wé·nanyerba buenasynmihšew qʰale1.5Plantobso
yerba santaduʔcʼanʔ qʰale 1duʔcʼánʔ qʰalenmountain balm, yerba santasynwenu sʼaʔsʼaEriodictyon californicum (Waterleaf Family)1.5.2Bush, shrubwenu sʼaʔsʼawenu sʼáʔsʼanmountain balm, yerba santasynduʔcʼanʔ qʰale 1Eriodictyon californica1.5Plant2.5.7.3Medicinal plantsyerwa sa·ntayerwa sá·ntanyerba santaPiper auritum or Eriodictyon sp.1.5Plant
yesterday*duwec 3duwéʔadvyesterdayduwecʼ é· muit's yesterdayduwecʼ el mi dúweʔday before yesterday8.4.1.2.2Yesterday, today, tomorrowincep.*duweca·lacomp.duweʔliph. v.ʔama· duwec
yetkihlac 1kihláʔadvstill, yetʔoc 2ʔóʔadvyetqʰó· pʰala ʔóʔ cʰo·wthere are two more to go yetʔocʼ éhni duweʔ tʰinis it night yet?ʔoʔ duwe-ʔoʔ momá·tʰemhe didn't run in yetʔocʼ éhni(it's) not ready yet?cf*ʔo·qhuʔul 1ʔu·lʔul 18.4.6.4.2Not yetid.ʔocʼe·qayʔ
yewcaha qʰale 1caha qʰálenyewsynqʰawaʔni qʰaleʔihqʰoʔ qʰaleTaxus brevifolia (Yew Family)1.5.1Treeʔihqʰoʔ qʰaleʔihqʰóʔ qʰalenyewsyncaha qʰale 1qʰawaʔni qʰaleTaxus brevifolia (Yew Family)1.5.1Tree
yew treeqʰawaʔni qʰaleqʰawáʔni qʰalenyew tree; Western yewsyncaha qʰale 1ʔihqʰoʔ qʰaleTaxus brevifolia (Yew Family)
yielding, become by water*siwo·l 1siwolʔ´vbecome soft, thin, yielding with water; become watered downsiwo·liget thin and sticky!8.3.6.5Soft, flimsy8.2.3.1Thin thingn.p.qahwe· siwo·lʔ
yielding, feel to fingers*dowo·ldowolʔ´vfeel soft, yielding, to fingersbaqʼo ʔínsʼe· mu ʔa duhnatá·dem, ʔaná· dowo·lamI don’t know what I am feeling; it’s really soft and silky8.3.6.5Soft, flimsy2.3.5Sense of touch
yielding, feel to foot*mawo·lmawolʔ´vbe soft, yielding (not springy) to the sole of the footmawolciwto step on something soft, yielding, but not springy (there is no /mawolʔ/)8.3.6.5Soft, flimsy2.3.5Sense of touch
yonderweʔeyweʔéyadvyonder, there (distant, out-of-sight place)weʔé· heciget outta here, disappear, don't bother me!anthsiluw8.2.6.1Farder.weʔelph. v.weʔey ci·cʼcomp.weʔey tow
youmama´pro2nd person Singular Nominative: youobj.mitoloc.mitoʔnaben.miʔkʰevoc.nihnamayamaya´pro2nd person Plural Nominative: youcomp.maya hca yacobj.mayalben.mayaʔkʰeloc.mayaʔnamayal 1mayálpro2nd person Plural Accusative: youmito 1mito´pro2nd person Singular Accusative: you
  • Page 1 of 2
  • 1
  • 2
  • >