Ghąąjįʼ

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Navajo[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally, "back-to-back": hwííshgháán (one’s back) + -jįʼ (against it). Compare Western Apache Ghąązhįʼ (October, lying side-by-side).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Ghąąjįʼ

  1. October

Usage notes[edit]

Ghąąjįʼ is considered the first month of the Navajo calendar, and back-to-back refers to the interface between the end of the preceding year and the beginning of the new one.

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