naalnish

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NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

na- ‎(circuital, atelic) + -Ø- ‎(3rd person subject prefix) + -l- ‎(classifier) + -nish ‎(to work, imperfective verb stem)

VerbEdit

naalnish

  1. he/she/it works, functions, operates
  2. he/she is employed, has a job

ConjugationEdit

IMPERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person naashnish neiilnish nideiilnish
2nd person nanilnish naołnish nidaałnish
3rd person naalnish nidaalnish
4th person nijilnish nidajilnish
PERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person nishishnish nishiilnish nidashiilnish
2nd person nishínílnish nishoołnish nidashoołnish
3rd person naashnish nidaashnish
4th person nijishnish nidajishnish
FUTURE singular duoplural plural
1st person ndeeshnish ndiilnish ndadiilnish
2nd person ndíílnish ndoołnish ndadoołnish
3rd person ndoolnish ndadoolnish
4th person nizhdoolnish ndazhdoolnish

Verbal stemsEdit

  • IMPERFECTIVE: -nish
  • PERFECTIVE: -nish
  • FUTURE: -nish
  • ITERATIVE: -nish
  • OPTATIVE: -nish

Related termsEdit

  • inaanish (profession, occupation, career)