aheełtʼé

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ʼahi- (reciprocal) + ni- (adjectival, neuter) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -ł- (classifier) + -tʼé (imperfective verb stem)

Verb[edit]

aheełtʼé

  1. they are alike, similar, same
  2. they are equal

Usage notes[edit]

This is a neuter verb that uses only the imperfective stem.

Singular subjects must use a form of bił.

Conjugation[edit]

IMPERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person ahinishtʼé ahiniiltʼé ahidaniiltʼé
2nd person ahiníłtʼé ahinołtʼé ahidanołtʼé
3rd person aheełtʼé ahidaałtʼé
4th person ahijíłtʼé ahidajíłtʼé

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