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k'a2k'ahCompare2
k'a2of action in past time, not continuing into the present
k'a2of action in past time, not continuing into the present
k'ak'ak'AHK'-ahpawverbunspec. comp. form ofk'eThis term is a verb. It is not a noun and therefore does not refer to something like a dog's paw.
k'ak'apaw
k'ąnrak'AHⁿ-nahmeltverbComparedathgąunspec. comp. form ofda-2thgąthgąnraunspec. comp. form ofthgąara2
k'arek'AH-rayexpressing probabilityit seemsperhapsCompareasgųmay yet(subject) think (subject) shall yetthink sothink thus
k'are 1expressing probability
k'are 2it seems
k'are 3perhaps
k'are hnasgųk'AH-ray HNAH-sgooⁿmay yet(subject) think (subject) shall yetunspec. comp. form ofk'arehnasgųunspec. comp. form of-hnyeasgų
k'are irek'AH-ray ee-RAYthink soverbRe k'are ihare ke.I think that he is going.think thusverbunspec. comp. form ofk'areire1
k'asisibatnounComparepasįsį
K'auwak'AH-oo-wahKiowaproper nounThis term shows a rare combination of two vowels without a glottal stop.
k'ek'EHdigverbFree Variantk'a1k'AHpawAprilplow monthplowfarmerfarmershovelspadehoewell of water
k'įk'EEⁿcarryverbunspec. comp. formwak'įcarry on the backverbcarry or pack in a bundle on the backverbcarry or bear an object or load on the back, usually with the aid of a strap around the head or backverbpacknoundrawverbThe sense of draw here refers to drawing water, not art.transportverbwearverbhave on (wear)verbhas on (wear)verbcarry another person's property for them, the shape of it not being specifiedcarry (on the back) another's property, by their requestmake carryhuthutsfetch watercarry a child (not one's own) in a blanket tied up at both ends and slung across the back, and over the neckcarry one's own child in a blanket tied up at both ends and slung across the back, and over the neckcarry other persons' property for them, its shape not being specified
k'į 3carry or pack in a bundle on the back
k'įhik'EEⁿ-heemake carryverbunspec. comp. form ofk'į-hi
k'irak'ee-RAHeacheveryComparek'iranąunspec. comp. form ofk'iraevery dayeach dayevery
k'iranąk'ee-RAH-nahⁿeveryunspec. comp. formpihi k'iranąsware k'iranąunspec. comp. form ofk'iraComparek'iraevery day
k'ok'OHthundernoununspec. comp. formK'oingethunderverbunspec. comp. formK'o ManyiComparegrągrąunspec. comp. form ofgragethunderingthundering around
*k'ok'OHwipeverbFree Variant*k'uk'OOwipe or rub the feetwipewipe drydraw a line over writing or the record of a debtwipe out or cancel a debtforgive a debt or injury
k'o manyik'OH MAH-nyeethunderingverbunspec. comp. formMąnto K'o Manyithundering aroundverbcomposed ofk'omanyiThis term refers to the rumbling or rolling of thunder after the intitial heavy clap.
K'o Manyik'OH MAH-nyeeWalking Thunderproper nounRumbling Thunderproper nounRolling Thunderproper noununspec. comp. form ofk'o 2thundermanyiDorsey notes with his translation of "Walking Thunder", "such as is heard rumbling or rolling after a heavy peal." Hamilton notes "such as is heard after a loud clap, moving along."
K'oingek'OH-eeng-ayLittle Thunderproper noununspec. comp. form ofk'o 1thunderingefree variant ofshinge
k'owedak'OH-way-dahunspec. comp. form ofk'owefree variant ofx'owe-da1contracted variant ofidafree variant ofx'owedaunspec. comp. form ofx'owe-da1
k'ųnduhexwek'ooⁿn-DOO-hay-xwayunspec. comp. form ofhe-allo. ofha-1k'ųnduxweFor this term, the conjugation begins after "du-" and before "-xwe."I am turned towards a hill (said when not at the hill)I am facing uphill
k'ųnduhexweI am turned towards
First-Person Singular (I/me)k'ųnduxwe
k'ųndurexwek'ooⁿn-DOO-ray-xwayunspec. comp. form ofre-k'ųnduxweFor this term, the conjugation begins after "du-" and before "-xwe."you are turned towards a hill (said when not at the hill)you are facing uphill
k'ųndurexweyou are turned towards
Second-Person Singular (you)k'ųnduxwe
k'ųnduxwek'ooⁿn-DOO-xwayturned towardsverbfacingverbFirst-Person Singular Conjugationk'ųnduhexwek'ooⁿn-DOO-hay-xwaySecond-Person Singular Conjugationk'ųndurexwek'ooⁿn-DOO-ray-xwayFor this term, the conjugation begins after "du-" and before "-xwe."Comparegąnduxwaturned towards a hill (said when not at the hill)facing uphillfacing uphill - said when at or on the hillI am turned towardsyou are turned towards
k'ųnduxwe 1turned towards
k'ųnduxwe 2facing
1kahⁿveinnounarterynounmusclenounsinewnouncordnounstringnounCompareikąhįpulselean meat near the spinelongissimus dorsiankleblood vein
ka'thiKAH'-theenocturnalArchaic Variantka'sicoyoteprairie wolfwolf (prairie)prairie wolfhyena
kąhįKAHⁿ-heeⁿstringnounlacesnounmoccasin stringsshoe lacestriggerstringpack stringstrapcord, etc., by means of which a pack is fastened to the backbridlelariatreinslong thong