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*sʼa-v-instrleach, be leachedPrefixed*sisʼaleach out
*sʼahlusʼahlúwvshine (intransitive)Compare*sʼahluhlushine*sʼahmashine*šuhlahlabe shiny*sʼulmake smooth and shinyEssive*sʼalu·mshine shiningFrequentative*sʼalusʼalusparkleIterative*sʼahluhlushineNominal Phraseʔahca sʼaluʔcicʼqa·lifloor polisher
*sʼahluhlusʼahlúhluwv-redshine, be shinysʼahlúhluwto shine (of car, shoes, of shiny new things); be shinysapá·tu sʼahlúhluw tala·w...tala·we·mu·kinʔhe’s wearing shiny shoesqʰamosʼ sʼahlúhlun hcowthe ocean is lying shiningsʼahlúhlummeʔD: Plural Imperativesapá·tu miʔkʰe sʼahluhlawe· ma cuʔtʼáʔbemyour shoes are shining after you shined themCompare*sʼahlushine*sʼahmashine*šuhlahlabe shiny*sʼulmake smooth and shiny*sʼahlushine
*sʼahlusʼahlusʼahlusʼáhluwFree Variant of*sʼalusʼalusparkle
*sʼahma-vshineCompare*sʼahlushine*sʼahluhlushine*šuhlahlabe shiny*sʼulmake smooth and shinyIterative*sʼahmahmashine shiny
*sʼahmahmasʼahmáhmaw1vshine8.3.3.1Shine2adjshiny8.3.3.4ShinyCompare*sʼuhmihmi 2shinyšuhlahlashiny*sʼahmashine
sʼakʰelsʼakʰél1adjgreen (plant: fruit, vegetable, wood), very immaturemaʔa sʼákʰelgreen (immature) vegetable or fruitsʼakʰeliqʰit's greenʔahá· sʼakʰelgreen wood8.4.6.5.1Young1.5.6Growth of plantsComparesʼamoṭunripesʼaqʰa·lablue, green2nChristmas (tree): may occur alone or with "tree"1.5.1Tree4.2.9HolidayNominal Phrasemaʔa sʼakʰelunripe vegetable or fruitsʼakʰel pʰatʼeʔ meṭChristmas Day
sʼakʰel pʰatʼeʔ meṭsʼakʰel pʰatʼeʔ meʔnChristmas Day4.9.7.2Christianity4.2.9Holidaysʼakʰelgreen (plant) Christmas tree*pʰatʼe·tstand uprightmeṭtime when
sʼakʼsʼákʼmim-inansound of breaking something dry and brittle, such as a stickhisʼa·ba sʼákʼ cenʔit broke and it went /sʼakʼ/Compare*ʔcʼondetachcʼopʼsound of pulling something off or out
*sʼala-v-instrwith strained voiceoccurs with RFrequentative*sʼalasʼalahalf crying voice
*sʼalalsʼalálʔvbe bruised, black and bluesʼaláhlibi·cito start to get black and blueEssive*sʼalalambe bruised
*sʼalalamsʼalalámʔvbe bruised, black and bluesʼalalá·ma(to flesh) be bruised!sʼalalá·tamʔD: Pluralciba·tʰin pʰanétʰmabina sʼalalámqaqʰsomeone must have hit him; it is black and blueCompare*kʼalakʼala 1sound hoarse*sʼalasʼalahalf crying voicePlural*sʼalala·tam*sʼalalbe bruised
*sʼalala·tamsʼalalá·tamʔPlural of*sʼalalambe bruised
*sʼalasʼalasʼalasʼálawv-redhalf crying voice; talk in strained voice, natural voice or of whining childsoh sʼalasʼálanati qʼoʔo cáhno· daqa·cʼalthough (she) only sang off tune (didn’t carry the tune), she wanted to sing the songCompare*kʼalakʼala 1sound hoarse*sʼalalambe bruised*sʼalawith strained voice
*sʼalumsʼalu´Decremented of*sʼalu·mshine shining
*sʼalusʼalusʼalusʼáluwv-redsparkle (as the sun on water); be shiny, shinesʼahlusʼahluwsʼalusʼaluwshining like sun on waterComparesʼalutsmooth, slipperyFree Variant*sʼahlusʼahlu*sʼahlushine
sʼalutsʼaluʔadjslippery, slick, shiny, smooth (like satin)hiʔda sʼalúʔ mimawsmooth roadsʼalutʼ ayD: Pluralsʼalutʼ ínsʼe· muit seems to be slipperyqʰaʔbe sʼáluʔslick rockʔacaʔ sʼalúʔsmooth-skinned person (hairless)sʼalúʔ ʔibe slick!sʼalutá·duit's slick8.3.2.1SmoothCompare*sʼalusʼalusparkleyala 1straightCompoundšihpʰa sʼaluʔ qʰaleredwood ivy
*sʼalu·msʼalumʔ´1vshine (on something)šiwey íne· mu sʼalu·mamit’s shining because it’s newšiwey íne· ma·caʔ sʼalu·mamthey’re shining because they’re newsʼaluma·lawshining while moving downʔila sʼalu·mé· mito...sʼahlúhluwe· ~ sʼahlusʼahluwyour nose is shinysʼalu·mashine! be shiny!sʼalumméʔshine! (to several)8.3.3.1Shine2adjshining, shinyʔahqʰa sʼalumʔshiny waterqʰaʔṭo sʼalumʔbald (head) is shiningsʼalum é· mu·kinʔhe shines8.3.3.4ShinyDecremented*sʼalum*sʼahlushine
*sʼam-v-instrfill or coverCompare*sʼa·breakPlural*sʼatamPrefixed*basʼameat*bisʼameat*dasʼamocean wave splashing*dusʼambreak off*musʼamcover by fire; smoke*pʰisʼamclose eyes waves break*šusʼambreak pulling
sʼamo sʼaqʰa·lasʼamo sʼáqʰa·laFree Variant ofsʼamo· sʼaqʰa·lablowfly
sʼamoṭsʼamóʔadjgreen, immature, unripesʼamoṭʼ ayD: Pluralʔacaʔ sʼamoʔimmature mansʼamoṭʼ insʼe· muit seems to be unripe4.3.1.3.1Immature in behavior1.5.6Growth of plantsComparesʼakʰel 1green (plant)sʼaqʰa·lablue, greenCompoundmaʔa sʼamoṭunripe vegetable or fruityiho·l sʼamoṭstring beans
sʼamo·1sʼamo·´nfly (insect)1.6.1.7InsectCompoundsʼamo· qawi yyagnatssʼamo· ʔicʰo·fly eggInstrumentalsʼamo· pʰili·maʔlifly swatterNominal Phrasesʼamo· huʔuyOwl cloversʼamo· sʼaqʰa·lablowfly
sʼamo·2sʼamo·´nulnar nerve in the soft part of the elbow: the "funny bone"sʼamo· pʰilébiʔfeeling when the funny bone is hit2.1.6Bone, jointSynonymsʼa·ṭi 1funny bone
sʼamo· huʔuysʼamo· huʔúynOwl cloverOrthocarpus densiflorus; Orthocarpus purpurascens; Orthocarpus faucibarbatus (Figwort Family)Misc. The flowers are used in dance wreaths at the Strawberry Festival in May. G.S. Mid Spring1.5PlantCompareʔohsocloversʼamo·1flyhuʔuyeye
sʼamo· pʰili·maʔlis'amo· pʰilí·maʔlinfly swatter; a tool used to swat fliessʼamo· pʰilí·maʔlifly swatter (NONCE)6.7.2Pounding toolsʼamo·1fly*pʰili·macʼ