wintʰu·n

WintuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root wi- ("person").

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

wintʰu·n

  1. To be a person (any human being, but especially a Native American, or specifically a Wintun)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

1981, Alice Schlichter, Wintu Dictionary, UC Berkeley: Reports from the Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, Report #2


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Last modified on 5 December 2013, at 05:39