Choctaw Edit

Etymology Edit

From chi- +‎ i̱-.

Prefix Edit

chi̱- (before vowels chim-, class III second-person singular)

  1. the indirect object of an active transitive verb
    to you, for you
  2. the subject of an intransitive affective verb
  3. the direct object of a small set of transitive verbs mostly dealing with affect, communication and intimacy
  4. indicates possession of a noun

Inflection Edit