Otoe-Missouria - English


ieemouthnoununspec. comp. formI AraI PejemiI WabraðemiI WaxonyimiirodaArchaic Varianthi3heeFree Varianthi3heeyawngapeYawningGapingmake with the mouthpoint at an object with the lips, instead of with the index fingertoothacheput in the mouthspit up bloodliplipsteethbeardchinyawningopen mouthkiss
i-2eehisnounpronoun prefixpfxhernounpronoun prefixpfxtheirnounpronoun prefixpfx
i-4eefree variant ofhi-unspec. comp. forminąha
i araee AH-rahyawnverbgapeverbunspec. comp. form ofiara1
I Aramiee AH-rah-meeYawningproper nounGapingproper noununspec. comp. form ofiara1-micontracted variant ofmingeThis name often has the "y" sound occuring between the i and a.CompareI Araunspec. comp. form ofiara1
i irawaðoEE ee-RAH-wah-ðohpoint at an object with the lips, instead of with the index fingertransitive verbunspec. comp. form ofiirawaðoFree Varianti irawaðuEE ee-RAH-wah-ðoo
i irawaðuEE ee-RAH-wah-ðoounspec. comp. form ofiirawaðufree variant ofirawaðofree variant ofi irawaðounspec. comp. form ofiirawaðo
i nyich'eee NYEECH'-ehtoothachesynihi nyich'ecomposed ofihi1nyich'eunspec. comp. form ofinyich'e
i ubeee OO-bayput in the mouthverbunspec. comp. form ofiu-be2
i wabage rax'igeEE wah-BAH-gay rahx'-EE-gayspit up bloodtransitive verbunspec. comp. form ofiwabagerax'igeunspec. comp. form ofra-2
i wabage rax'igespit up blood
I Waxonyimiee wah-XOH-nyee-meeOne Speaking Holyproper nounSacred Mouth Femaleproper nounMysterious Mouth Femaleproper noununspec. comp. form ofimouthwaxonyitąunspec. comp. form ofwa-1xonyitą-mi 3feminine name indicatorcontracted variant ofminge
i'saee'-SAHfree variant ofi'sha
i'sąEE'-sahⁿjourneynounI'są aranye ke/ki.They are going away.tripnoununspec. comp. form ofgi-1Comparei'sąnąunspec. comp. form ofi'są-nąu'sąhoneymoongo on a honeymoonvoyage
i'shaee'-SHAHlaughverbunspec. comp. formigrak'shalaugh atverbsmileverbFree Varianti'saee'-SAHik'saik'shaeek'-SHAHishaee-SHAHlaugh at anotherplague, tease, ridiculemake fun oflaugh atabusetreat badlycause one to laughcause them to laughmake them laughlaugh at each otherlaugh with each otherlaugh at each othermake one laugh by talking to themmake one laugh by shaking or ticklingmake a person laugh by punching, or pushing at themmake laugh by pressing on
I'sha Manyilaugh - alwaysunspec. comp. form ofi'shamanyifree variant ofIk'sha Manyiunspec. comp. form ofik'shamanyi
i'shahiee'-SHAH-heecause one to laughverbunspec. comp. form ofi'sha-hi 1causeBaxoje Variantik'shahieek'-SHAH-heeFree Variantik'shahieek'-SHAH-hee
i'ųee'-OOⁿdo toverbdo forverbmake forverbmake withverbmake out of or by means ofverbunspec. comp. form ofi-1that cannot be made into anythingthat which can be made into something
i'ujeee'-OO-jaytryverbtry on, as a coat, to see if it will fitverbtry on, as clothing, to see if it will fitverbattemptverbattempt anything whether sure or uncertain of successverbproveverbtasteverbThe idea of taste here refers to testing how something tastes, and is not used in the context of "This tastes good."experimentverbThis verb is a rare verb that begins with two vowels. Any conjugation prefixes that go after the initial vowel (which is the rule) only go after the first vowel, not both. They go after the initial vowel and before the glottal stop. For example, "I try" is "iha'uje".
ibathewaraee-BAH-thay-wah-rahdeface or render second-hand by cutting with a knifetransitive verbdeface or render an object second-hand by cutting it with a knifetransitive verbunspec. comp. form ofi-1 9instrumental prefixba-thewaraunspec. comp. form oftheweara2
iboshiwe1ee-BOH-shee-waycomplete different kinds of workverbpass through a countryverbread through a bookverbreach the end of a book, journey, task, etc.verbstop reading, because there is no more to be readverbsay all that can be saidverbtell all the news, leaving none to be toldverbsuck a stick of candy, etc., until all is goneverbCompareraningeunspec. comp. form ofra-2ningerasenąunspec. comp. form ofra-2senąrusdą1unspec. comp. form ofru-*sdą
ibraee-BRAHsatisfiedadjective-verbsufficientadjective-verbhave sufficient ofadjective-verbnot satisfied with what one hasdesire moresatisfyfill
ibra skunyithge woxuee-BRAH SKOO-nyee-thgay WOH-xoodesire moresynibra skunyi 2unspec. comp. form ofibra-skunyiunspec. comp. form ofibra skunyiunspec. comp. form ofibra-skunyiithge
ibrįxtoee-BREEⁿ-xtohblackbirdnoununspec. comp. formIbrįxtoFree Variantibrįxtuee-BREEⁿ-xtoo
Ibrįxtoee-BREEⁿX-tohBlackbirdproper noununspec. comp. form ofibrįxtoblackbird
ibuðeee-BOO-ðayEE-boo-ðaythirstyadjective-verbĮmbuðe ke/ki.I'm thirsty.composed ofi-1buðedie of thirsthe is dying of thirst