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adéesʼeez

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NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

adéesʼeez (someone takes a step), from -lʼéés (imperfective stem, take a step), from -l- (classifier) + -ʼeez (perfective stem, act with the foot, move the feet), from Proto-Athabaskan *ʼe̓dz, from Pre-Proto-Athabaskan *ʼeʼdz (act with the foot).

NounEdit

adéesʼeez

  1. one pace, foot (unit of measure)

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