shijaaʼ

NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

-s- (durative-static aspect) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø- (classifier) + -jaaʼ (to move (of multiple small objects), perfective verb stem)

VerbEdit

shijaaʼ

  1. they (relatively small objects) lie somewhere, are located somewhere

Usage notesEdit

This verb is limited to expression in the singular third person. For multiple objects, use the verb naazhjaaʼ.

This is a neuter verb that uses only the perfective mode.

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Last modified on 6 August 2012, at 04:01