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ehkuv.II.intr1to startle, startMove quicklyAfraid2to jump when startledMove quicklyAfraid3to jerk awayMove quicklyMove awayMove a part of the body
*ehkun1childChildSon, daughter2offspring,ChildSon, daughter
ehkunanmosquitoInsect
ehkunariehkunarinmosquito netBed
ehkunatasakuehkunata-sakun1chuck-will's-willow birdBird2whippoorwillBirdmosquito-eater
ehkunatayuruninwhippoorwillBird
ehkunatiraehkunatiranmosquito netBedmosquito cloth
ehkuntayuruniehkunatayuruninwhippoorwillBird
*ehkutohku*ehkutohkun1childSon, daughter2daughterSon, daughter3sonSon, daughterlittle child
*ehkutohku*ehkutohkun1stepchildSon, daughter2stepdaughterSon, daughter3stepsonSon, daughter
*ehkutosahu*ehkutohkusahunbrother's child; niece; nephewNephew, nieceother son
*ehkutowali*ehkutohkuwalinstepchildSon, daughterso-called child
*ehniyunheartHeart
*ehniyutamihku*ehniyuta-mihkunshirt, blouse, t-shirtTLP Creation, based on erutamihku "shawl"Clothingworn on the heart
*ehniyutirishi*ehniyutirishinchestTorsoParts of an animalin front of the heart
*ehniyuwista*ehniyuwistansweetheartTerms of endearmentRomantic love
*ehp'iranback part of shoulderBone, jointTorsoArm
*ehp'ir'ahkihta*ehp'iraahkihtanupper backTorsoParts of an animalbehind the shoulder
*ehp'ir'utu(sh)*ehp'irautu-shnshoulderBone, jointTorsoArmshoulder point
ehpu1v.I.trto bend itBend2nbend in a road or riverRoadRiverBend3ncorner, nookEdge4ncoveIsland, shore5adjcrooked, bentBend6v.I.trto fold itFold7adjfoldedFold
*ehtiniv.st1to possessOwn, possess2to belong3to ownOwn, possess4to haveOwn, possess
*eht'irav.stto be clothedWear clothing
*eht'iranclothes, clothingClothing
*eht'irap'aha1v.stto be nakedNaked2to be unclothedNakedno clothes


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