naaghá

NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

na- (circuital) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø- (classifier) + -yá (singular perfective verb stem)

na- (circuital) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø- (classifier) + -ʼáázh (duoplural perfective verb stem)

na- (circuital) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -d- (classifier) + -kai (plural perfective verb stem)

VerbEdit

naaghá

  1. he/she is going around, walking about
  2. he/she goes and returns

ConjugationEdit

IMPERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person naashá neiitʼaash neiikai
2nd person naniná naahʼaash naahkai
3rd person naaghá naaʼaash naakai
4th person nijighá nijiʼaash nidajikai
PERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person niséyá nishiitʼáázh nisiikai
2nd person nisíníyá nishooʼáázh nisoohkai
3rd person naayá naazhʼáázh naaskai
4th person nijiyá nijizhʼáázh nijiskai
FUTURE singular duoplural plural
1st person nideeshaał nidiitʼash niikah
2nd person nidíínaał nidoohʼash nidoohkah
3rd person nidoogaał nidooʼash nidookah
4th person nizhdoogaał nizhdooʼash nizhdookah
Last modified on 14 July 2013, at 09:43