siyį́

See also: Siyi

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NavajoEdit

EtymologyEdit

si-(modal) + -Ø-(3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø-(classifier) + -yį́ (neuter perfective stem of root -YĮ́, “to handle loads, packs, burdens”).

VerbEdit

siyį́

  1. it (a load or pack) lies somewhere, is located somewhere

Usage notesEdit

This verb is semantically limited to expression in the third person and refers to a single item. For multiple items, use the verb naazyį́.

This is a neuter verb. As such, it has only the perfective stem.

ConjugationEdit

Paradigm: Neuter perfective (si), third person only.

See alsoEdit