akʼah

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Navajo[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

akʼah

  1. fat, grease, lard, shortening, cooking oil
    bikʼahits fat (that is in its body)
    beʼakʼahhis/her/its fat (to cook with, or that lubricates machinery)
    akʼah bee sitʼéfried food
    díí tązhii éí akʼah bee sitʼé
    (file)
    this turkey was deep-fried in oil.
  2. vaseline
  3. petroleum

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