Otoe-Missouria - English


ga1gahhere it is (female speaker)take it (female speaker)exclamation of surprise used by female speakers at the end of a sentence
ga egah aysay as followsverbhe said thatverbsayingverbunspec. comp. form ofga'ee2
ga e 1.1to say as follows
ga e'agah AY'-ahsay as follows toverbunspec. comp. form ofga'ee'aunspec. comp. form ofe2
ga e'a 1say as follows to
ga e'a 1.1to say as follows to
ga gu'ųngegah GOO'-ooⁿng-gayoftenadverbjust soadverbunspec. comp. form ofga'egų 'ųige1
ga idowaregah ee-DOH-wah-raygo that way, or thitherverbunspec. comp. form ofga'eidowa reunspec. comp. form ofiware2 1Comparega wareunspec. comp. form ofga'ewa re
ga igegah EE-gaysay as follows about oneverbunspec. comp. form ofga'eige2Dorsey notes for this term that it is "used by another in accusing or excusing the subject of the verb." He also notes that it is "used in slandering, reproving, etc."
ga ige 1.2he said as follows
ga irayįGAH ee-RAH-yeeⁿthink thatverbmake up one's mind about thatverbunspec. comp. form ofga'eirayįCompareithge irugrąunspec. comp. form ofithgeirugrą
ga iregah ee-RAYthink thatverbthink as followsverbunspec. comp. form ofga'eire1
ga nąngagah NAHⁿNG-ahthat curviliniear object, garment, cloth, paper, book, etc., at one side or out of sight (but in a place that is known)unspec. comp. form ofga'enąngafree variant ofnąnge1Compareje nąngaunspec. comp. form ofje'e1nąnga
ga waregah WAH-raygo that way, or thitherverbunspec. comp. form ofga'ewa reunspec. comp. form ofiware2 1Comparega idowareunspec. comp. form ofga'eidowa re
ga wigegah WEE-gaytell them thatverbsay as follows to or about them as in reproving them, or in speaking for or against themverbunspec. comp. form ofga'ewa-1ige2
ga'eGAH'-ehthatWą'shige ga'e nąnkerida ch'e hąnge irogrenye ke/ki.That man was found dead long ago.that one near himthosethat (way over there, out of sight)that, those over there (away from speaker and listener; out of sight)Contracted Variantga2gahCompareje'e1composed ofje arethgetąse'e1say as followshe said thatsayingsay as follows tooftenjust sogo that way, or thithersay as follows about onethink thatmake up one's mind about thatthink thatthink as followsthat curviliniear object, garment, cloth, paper, book, etc., at one side or out of sight (but in a place that is known)go that way, or thithertell them thathe said to themsay as follows to or about them as in reproving them, or in speaking for or against themthereover therein that placejust thenthat one over therethat way, directionatthis one right herethenat that timethat only
ga'idagah'-EE-dahthereover thereGa'ida miną ke/ki.He/she lives over there.in that placejust thencomposed ofga'eidaIn reference to "over there," this term is not as far as "goshida."Comparekota(?)that more remote object over therefrom that time onfrom then on
ga'ida hąngegah'-EE-dah HAHⁿNG-aythat more remote object over thereunspec. comp. form ofga'idacomposed ofga'eidahąnge
ga'ida waregah'-EE-dah wah-RAYfrom that time onfrom then onunspec. comp. form ofga'idacomposed ofga'eidawa re 1go fromunspec. comp. form ofiware2 1
ga'igigah'-EE-geethat one over thereunspec. comp. form ofga'eigi
ga'igųgah'-EE-gooⁿthat way, directionunspec. comp. form ofga'eigų
gadaGAH-dahatprepunspec. comp. form ofga'eida
gahedągah-HAY-dahⁿso farthat farthat longGahedą je/ja?Is it that long?Hųnje, gahedą ke/ki.Yes, it is that long.at lastthus farenoughthe lastto the endthat number or quantityunspec. comp. form ofidąContracted VariantgedąGAY-dahⁿFree Variantgahenągah-HAY-nahⁿDorsey notes that this term is "used chiefly in questions."Comparejehedąsehedąunspec. comp. form ofidątąhedaabout that longby this time (of past)henceforthhence forwardfrom this timeby this time (of past)henceforthhenceforwardfrom this time
gahedą arethgegah-HAY-dahⁿ ah-RAY-thgayabout that longunspec. comp. form ofgahedąunspec. comp. form ofidąarethgeunspec. comp. form ofare1ithgeContracted Variantgahedąthgegah-HAY-dahⁿ-thgay
gahedąthgegah-HAY-dahⁿ-thgayunspec. comp. form ofgahedąunspec. comp. form ofidąithgecontracted variant ofgahedą arethgeunspec. comp. form ofgahedąarethge
Gahigeingegah-HEE-gay-eeng-aychief - littleLittle Chiefproper nounYoung Pipe Chiefproper nounYoung Chief Who Keeps a Sacred Pipeproper noun
ganąha'eGAH-nahⁿ-hah'-aythis one right hereunspec. comp. form ofga'enąha'eunspec. comp. form ofnąha2'e
gąnduxwagahⁿn-DOO-xwahfacingunspec. comp. formatugrą gąnduxwaetada gąnduxwafacing a certain direction (generally used in composition)Comparek'ųnduxwefacing that way, that is, to the right or left of the speakerfacing that way, to the right or left of the speaker, as shown by waving their handfacing that way, with the face turned from the speakerfacing this wayfacing this wayfacing the bank or cliff
gąnduxwa 1facing
gąnduxwa 2facing a certain direction (generally used in composition)
gareGAH-rayoral imperative markerWaką ada kare.See the snake.Inų ware kare.Go with them.imperativeThis imperative marker indicates a more forceful command than "re" alone.Compareha4ho1re1