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NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From łichxííʼ ‎(he/she/it is orange / reddish orange) + ‎(nominalizer)

NounEdit

łichxíʼí

  1. the color orange
  2. that which is orange, the orange one

Usage notesEdit

Łichxíʼí is on the redder side of orange, as compared to łitsxooí or yéego łitsooí on the yellower side of orange.

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Verb forms:

Colors in Navajo · nidaashchʼąąʼígíí (layout · text)
     łichííʼ      dinootłʼizh,
chʼilgo dootłʼizh
     łitso
(light yellow: diniltso)
     dinilgai      łigai
     ?      ?      ?      ?      dinilchííʼ
     diłhiłgo dootłʼizh      dootłʼizh      łichxíʼí
(light orange: diniltsxo)
     łibá
(dark gray: dinilzhin)
     ?
     łizhin      tsédídéehgo dootłʼizh      dibéłchíʼí, yishtłizh
(dark brown: dinilzhin)
     yágo dootłʼizh      dootłʼizhii
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