Kashaya - English



mim-animwater, drink, thirstCompareh2drink, waterqʰawaterqʰawaterʔahqʰawaterʔahqʰawaterFree Variantx̣. ~ x
qʰaqʰa´mim-animwater, drink, thirstCompareh2drink, waterwaterwaterʔahqʰawaterʔahqʰawaterFree VariantkʰaCompoundqʰa dileislandqʰabalhaoarqʰawaʔlagreat blue heron heron or craneDerivativelaʔlahqʰaWild Goose Spring
*qʰa-v-instrget hoarseonly with ba-Prefixed*baqʰabecome hoarse
qʰa bahlawqʰabáhlawndriftwoodSynonymqʰabanhaydriftwoodʔahqʰawaterbahlawwood?
qʰa behe qʰaleqʰabéhe qʰalenCalifornia nutmeg, wild nutmegTorreya californica (Yew Family)Med. The nut was cracked and soaked in cold water overnight; then boiled into a strong tea which was drunk as a remedy for tuberculosis. C.S. SummerSynonymcaha qʰale 2California nutmegʔahqʰawaterbehepeppernutqʰale1tree, plant
qʰa bihšeqʰabíhšensealSynonymsohoyporpoiseDialectal Varianthqʰa bihšeʔahqʰawaterbihšedeer meat
qʰa bohsoqʰabóhsonswamp cloverTrifolium variegatum, Trifolium appendiculatum, Trifolium barbigerum, Trifolium Grayi, Trifolium obtusiflorum (Pea Family)Fd. The sweet flowers and leaves (ʔohso) were eaten alone or with salt or peppernut cakes. G.S. Late Spring-Early Summerʔahqʰawater*bohso?
qʰa bukʰuʔkʰuqʰabúkʰuʔkʰunsilverfish (or other isopod?)1.6.1.5Fishʔahqʰawaterbukʰuʔkʰusilverfish ?
qʰa buṭaqaqʰabúṭaqansea lion1.6.1.1.7Sea mammalʔahqʰawaterbuṭaqabear
qʰa cʰo·qʰacʰó·na sea worm, a worm in the fresh water, covers self with sticksqʰacʰó· tʰin e· m(u)*that is not a sea wormone inch long or very long?1.6.1.7Insectʔahqʰawaterʔicʰo·larva
qʰa cʰuliqʰacʰúlinlow tideCompareʔahqʰa cʰuli 2low tideCompoundqʰacʰuli·naṭʰayʔṭʰastarfishʔahqʰawater*cʰulibe low tide water to go through
qʰa cʼayʔcʼaqʰacʼáyʔcʼansea fig, sea apple, ice planta plant growing on coastal bluffs, whose fruit was eatenMesembryanthemum aequilaterale, Mesembryanthemum chilense, Carpobrotus chilensis (Ice Plant Family)Fd. The fruit was eaten raw (Gifford 1967:13). G.S. Summer1.5Plant5.2.3.1Food from plantsʔahqʰawatercʼayʔcʼasea fig?
qʰa cʼihpʰaqʰacʼíhpʰanseaweed detritus, drift seaweed, waste seaweed; any unused species of seaweed that has washed up on the beach; any waste on the beachqʼacíhpʰa maʔu maʔatʰúʔdon't eat this (waste) seaweed!mulídom pʰiʔtʼan ˉ ʔima·ta qawí yya qʰo· men ˉ qʰacʼihpʰa yo· daholá·cʼin hayomʔ ˉ qʰaṭʰá· wi ˉunexpectedly, there there were two little women wandering around on the gravel beach, feeling under the seaweedFree Variantqʼacihpʰaʔahqʰawaterʔahpʰaexcrement guts
qʰa cʼokoʔkoqʰacʼókoʔkonlesser scaup, little bluebill (duck)Aythya affinis1.6.1.2BirdSynonymqʰa kuhtʰulesser scaupʔahqʰawater*cʼokoʔko?
qʰa dileqʰa dílenisland1.3.1.5Island, shoreqʰawaterdilemiddle
qʰa diʔtʼubuʔqʰa díʔtʼubuʔFree Variant ofʔahqʰa diʔtʼubuʔbaptism
*qʰa ho cuhcemʔqʰa hó cuhcemʔFree Variant of*hqʰa cuhcemmoving water to block someone’s path
qʰa kuhtuqʰakúhtuDialectal Variant ofqʰa kuṭumink
qʰa kuhtʰuqʰakúhtʰunlesser scaup1.6.1.2BirdCompareqʰa kuṭuminkSynonymqʰa cʼokoʔkolesser scaup*kuhtʰu?ʔahqʰawater
qʰa kuṭuqʰakúṭunmink [?]1.6.1.1.2CarnivoreCompareqʰa kuhtʰulesser scaupDialectal Variantqʰa kuhtu
qʰa kʼuṭʰu·ṭʰuqʰakʼúṭʰu·ṭʰunsea snail, whelkThais sp.1.6.1.9Small animalsʔahqʰawaterkʼuṭʰu·ṭʰusnail
qʰa qʰaʔṭoqʰaqʰáʔṭonpond, tidal pool1.3.1Bodies of waterʔahqʰawaterqʰaʔṭoslick bald lake, pond
qʰa sʼiʔyašqʰasʼíʔyašnblister from heat or sickness, or on the hand from workingqʰasʼíʔyaš coto·biʔto get a blister2.5.2.2Skin diseaseCompare*qapo·š 2blisterDialectal Variantqʰasʼiʔyešʔahqʰawatersʼiʔyaštranslucent
qʰa ʔima·taqʰaʔíma·tanmermaidʔahqʰawaterʔima·tawoman female wife
qʰaaqʰáaFree Variant ofkʰaasurprising