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Nidaashchʼąąʼígíí

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From naashchʼąąʼ (painting) + da- (pluralizer) + -ígíí (nominalizer)

NounEdit

nidaashchʼąąʼígíí (base nidaashchʼąąʼígíí)

  1. colors
    Díí haitʼáo naashchʼąąʼ?What color is this?
    Díí éí tátłʼidgo dootłʼizh.This is green.
    Áádóó nááná dííshąʼ?And what about this one?
    Díí yágo dootłʼizh.It’s blue.

See alsoEdit

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