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NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

álaʼ(hand) + -zhoozh(perfective verb stem meaning a group of slender things that are arranged side-by-side in parallel), from Proto-Athabaskan *zhu̓zh, from Pre-Proto-Athabaskan *shuʼsh(possibly meaning to “move or lie in a bunch or pile”).

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NounEdit

álázhoozh

  1. finger
  2. phalanges of the hand
  3. metacarpals of the hand

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