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ch'ech'EHverb1diech'e jinathgefree variant ofch'e jirathgech'e jirathgefeel as if one would die2diedHįngich'e ke.It died for me.3deadHįngich'e ke.Mine is dead.Ichįnchinge hįngich'e ke.My child is dead.Ichįnchinge hįngich'e ke.My child is dead.Ichįnchinge hįngich'enye ke.My children are dead.4deathchą'eFirst-Person Future Plural (we (3+))hįnch'eta hnyeThird-Person Plural (indefinite)ch'enyet'anyefree variantt'a1t'anyechą'eFirst-Person Future Plural (we (3+))hįnch'eta hnyeThird-Person Plural (indefinite)ch'enyet'anyebi ch'enounnew moondark of the moon"moon dead"dach'eadjective-verbdie from heat or colddie from firedie from freezinghįnch'eta hnyeverbwe (3+) will dieibuðe ch'everbdie of thirsthe is dying of thirstich'e2verbdie from (some cause which is named)isda ch'edead sleepyxranyi ch'everbdie of hungerch'e hąngeverblying deadWą'shige ga'e nąnkerida ch'e hąnge irogrenye ke/ki.That man was found dead (lying) long ago.ch'e uyąnouncasketch'ehitransitive verb1killTa ch'ehi ke/ki.He/she killed the deer.Mayą Ch'ehimiNuwe Ch'ehimiWach'ehi ManyiWach'ehi Manyimi2kill, as by accident3murder4cause to be dead5cause to die6wound a foe in battle7scare nearly to death8slaughter cattleFirst-Person Singular (I/me)ch'ehawach'ehiWach'ehimi
ch'e hąngech'EH HAHⁿNG-ayverblying deadWą'shige ga'e nąnkerida ch'e hąnge irogrenye ke/ki.That man was found dead (lying) long ago.For this phrase, ch'e is sometimes changed to t'a.cft'a hąngaunspec. comp. form oft'a1hąngaunspec. comp. form ofch'ehąnge
ch'e jinathgech'-eh JEE-nah-thgayfree variant ofch'e jirathgeunspec. comp. form ofch'e 1jinathge
ch'e jirathgech'-eh JEE-rah-thgayfeel as if one would diefree variantch'e jinathgeunspec. comp. form ofch'e 1jirathge
ch'e uyąch'EH oo-YAHⁿnouncasketunspec. comp. form ofch'euyą
ch'egech'AY-gayadjective-verb1lazy2indolentdach'egeverbwithered, dead, dried up, as leaves by the sun
ch'ehach'AY-hahFirst-Person Singular (I/me)ch'ehiverbI kill
ch'ehich'AY-heetransitive verb1killTa ch'ehi ke/ki.He/she killed the deer.2kill, as by accident3murder4cause to be dead5cause to die6wound a foe in battle7scare nearly to death8slaughter cattleFirst-Person Singular (I/me)ch'ehaFirst-Person Singular (I/me)ch'ehacomposed ofch'e-hiwach'ehinounmurdererWach'ehimiproper nounFemale Who Murders
ch'enyech'AY-nyayThird-Person Plural (indefinite)ch'efree variantt'anye
chachahinterj1expressing surprise or disappointment2is it possible!3psha!4why!5tush6said of a son who died with his back to the foe7cursecfwa1
chąinterj1pshaw2tush3interjection, expressing surprise or disappointment4Is it possible?This term is an exclamation.cfwa1
chą'earchaic variantch'eThis variant is based on Hamilton's spelling "cxæ" where he notes "Though two vowels, frequently pronounced as one syllable." This suggests a distinct vowel before the glottal stop.
chagre1CHAH-graynounshieldThis term may translate to "joined buffalo skin" (che (buffalo) + ha (skin/hide) + gre (joined).
chagre2CHAH-graynounfoundation for a houseunspec. comp. form ofchiagre
ChagrijemiCHAH-gree-jay-meeproper nounLighting on Housetopunspec. comp. form ofchi 1a-1 1grije1 2
chakiru'thąCHAH-kee-roo'-thahⁿnoun1arbor (with bent poles)2wigwamcfchi akiruthąingeunspec. comp. form ofchiakiru'thąingeunspec. comp. form ofchiakiru'thą
chanyiCHAH-nyeefree variant oftanyi1
chąnyiCHAHⁿ-nyeefree variant oftąnyi
chax'eCHAHX'-ay1sound word - clapping or slapping sound2sound word - swishing sound (water)cfshax'eunspec. comp. form ofx'efree variant ofthax'ethax'eunspec. comp. form oftha2x'egichax'everbmake sound by hittingrachax'etransitive verbmake a smacking sound with the mouth, as in eatingsmack the lipswachax'etransitive verbthrust a stick into mud holes containing water, which flies out with a "swish"
chax'e 1sound word - clapping or slapping sound
chax'e 2sound word - swishing sound (water)
che1chaynoun1buffaloChe Dąhemiproper nounBuffalo Standing Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Dąnraproper noun1Great Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal names2Wonderful Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal names3Lone Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Ðimiproper nounYellow Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Dogeingeproper nounYoung Buffalo Bull9.7.1.1Personal namesche henoun1buffalo horn2cupping hornche hįnounsashche panoun1buffalo head2buffalo's headChe Paproper noun1Buffalo Head9.7.1.1Personal names2Buffalo Skull9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Pimiproper nounGood Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Rutumiproper nounBuffalo Ribs Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesche shingenoun1buffalo calf2calf of domestic cowChe Theweproper nounBlack Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Thewemiproper nounBlack Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Thi Gi'ąproper nounCarrying Buffalo Feet9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Thkamifree variant ofChe Xgamiche tugenounbuffalo horn spoonChe Ujeproper nounBuffalo Walks in Search of SomethingChe Wą'saingeproper nounSmall Old Man Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal namesChe Wangegihiproper nounBuffalo Chief9.7.1.1Personal namesche wax'unountoadChe Xgamiproper noun1White Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal names2White Buffalo Cow Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesche xuhanounbuffalo hidechedanyinoun1bluejayChedo Nayįproper noun1Standing Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal names2Standing Buffalo Bull9.7.1.1Personal names3Standing Bull9.7.1.1Personal namesChedo Thkaproper noun1White Buffalo Bull9.7.1.1Personal names2White Buffalo Bull Nearby9.7.1.1Personal namesCheinyemiproper noun1Little Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal names2Buffalo Calf Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChemiproper nounBuffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal namesChemi Xąnjeproper nounBig Female Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal namesChethąmiproper noun1White Cow9.7.1.1Personal names2White Buffalo9.7.1.1Personal names3White Buffalo Woman9.7.1.1Personal names2bison3large cattle4beefteteche anatheverbsurround buffaloche asdųnjenounkidneys of a buffalo or ox1.6.2Parts of an animalche dogenoun1buffalo bull2bullchedoChe Kiruxe1proper nounJuly2mating of the bisonche mingenounbuffalo cowchemiChe Nąxatuproper nounBuffalo Hump9.7.1.1Personal namesche udąwenounrectum of cattleChe Wagreproper nounShield9.7.1.1Personal namesche wahunounbuffalo bonesche woyunounhide trunkchedocontracted variant ofche dogechexga dogenounbullchehenounhorncheingefree variant ofche shingenoun1buffalo calf2calf of domestic cowchemicontracted variant ofchexga mingeche mingenoun1cow2buffalo cow3buffalo femalecheskafree variant ofchexgachexganoun1cow2cattle3ox4oxen5domestic cow6bovine7beef5.2Foodchedochehechemibull (cow)nounchexga dogechebanyinoun1milk5.2.3.6Beverage2cow's milktebasenyichehanoun1cowhide2buffalo hideche ha ruwįtransitive verbstretch a buffalo hide by pulling itche ha ruwįtransitive verbstretch a buffalo hide by pulling itchexga doge xąnjenoun1bullchexga mingenoun1cow (female)2cowchemichexga'sųnounvarious kinds of cattlechexgaingenouncalf (cow)bull (cow)nounchexga dogechebanyinoun1milk5.2.3.6Beverage2cow's milktebasenyichehanoun1cowhide2buffalo hideche ha ruwįtransitive verbstretch a buffalo hide by pulling itche ha ruwįtransitive verbstretch a buffalo hide by pulling itchexga doge xąnjenoun1bullchexga mingenoun1cow (female)2cowchemichexga'sųnounvarious kinds of cattlechexgaingenouncalf (cow)wasuchenoun1moccasinsynaguje 15.3Clothing2shoeantaguje 15.3Clothing
che2chayverbhot
che anathechay ah-NAH-thayverbsurround buffalounspec. comp. form ofche1anathe
che asdųnjechay AH-sdooⁿn-jaynounkidneys of a buffalo or oxunspec. comp. form ofche1asdųnje
che brųhgechay BROOⁿ-hgaynounleech
Che Dąhemichay dahⁿ-HAY-meeproper nounBuffalo Standing Womanunspec. comp. form ofche1 1dąhe-mi 1