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ta-nNounPrefixpfxtheNoun affixes
ta-v > npfxAdd to verbs to create a noun that does the action. For example, tahipu is 'dancer' and talɔta is 'runner'Derivational affixes
-tav.ISubjectsfxThey all (m) <verb>ed3MP.completive
-t'asfxif they all (masc.) __3MP.conditional
Tachɔha Enihku Sihkashuhkita-chɔhaenihkusihk-ashuhkinThree Kings DayChristianityHolidaySpecial days
ta'eyuta-eyun1large beadsJewelry2necklaceJewelryencircler
tafifromtaffyntaffyTLP creation 12/27/2017Prepared food
tafitawachunitafita-wachuntaffy pullTLP creationFood preparationSocial event
tahahputa-hahpunshowercreated by TLP 2014 for signage project: nominal derivativeBathe
tahalanita-hala-nin1drawerDraw, paint2decoratorDraw, paint3designer(LCRP neologism created March 2021)Draw, paint
TahalayihkukunBiloxi tribe
tahali hayihtata-halihayihtaadvon land, earthLand
Tahali Tihktahɛrakuta-halitahɛra-kunpropNational GuardTLP creation 2017-11-22Military organization
tahalit'ɛta-hali-t'ɛncontinent
Tahalit'ɛhalushitahalit'ɛhalushinpropAustralia(KYLY creation 2022)Names of continentsthe big land underneath
Tahalit'ɛtɔrahkitahalit'ɛtɔrahkinpropAntarctica(KYLY creation 2022)Names of continentsthe big land of ice
tahaltata-hali-htaadvon the groundLand
tahal'ukinita-hal'ukinin1the worldWorld2Earth
taharata-haransinger; carolerAdd gender-number marker for animates.(KYLY neologism created 2022)MusicianSing
taharanita-haranfiddleMusical instrument
taharanita-haranplayer, of an instrument; musicianMusician
taharanishurutaharanishurunfluteTLP creation 2017-11-01Musical instrument
tahch'a1nmonthMoon2npropmoonMonth
Tahch'a Sap'aratohkutahch'asap'ara-tohkunpropNovemberTLP CreationMonths of the year
tahch'a tolutahch'atolunfull moonTLP creation for immersion 2017Moon