HaidaEdit

PronounEdit

díi

  1. I (1st person singular personal pronoun, weak-B or strong-B)
  2. my (1st person possessive pronoun, weak-B)

Usage notesEdit

  • Weak pronouns are placed right before the verb; strong pronouns are placed at the start of the sentence (focus position) and are followed by the focus marker uu.
  • Some Haida verbs use pronouns from set A, while other verbs need pronouns from set B.

See alsoEdit


PhaluraEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit ददाति (dadāti, gives).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

díi (transitive, Perso-Arabic spelling دی)

  1. to give, put
InflectionEdit

T (Prs): dáanu, (Pfv): dítu, (Cv): de, (Imp): da

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “[2]”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

PostpositionEdit

díi (دی)

  1. from
  2. (out) of
  3. than
  4. with

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[3], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Etymology 3Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

díi (intransitive, Perso-Arabic spelling دی)

  1. to fall, come upon, strike
InflectionEdit

T (Prs): dáanu, (Pfv): dítu, (Cv): de

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[4], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN