joobaah

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ji- (behavior) + -yi- (lexical prefix) + -ni- (mental process) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø- (classifier) + -baah (imperfective verb stem)

Verb[edit]

joobaah

  1. he/she is behaving nicely, generously, or helpfully

Conjugation[edit]

IMPERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person jiinishbaah jiiniibaah dajiiniibaah
2nd person jiiníbaah jiinohbaah dajiinohbaah
3rd person joobaah dajoobaah
4th person jijoobaah dajijoobaah
PERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person jiisébaʼ jiisiibaʼ dajiisiibaʼ
2nd person jiisíníbaʼ jiisoobaʼ dajiisoobaʼ
3rd person joozbaʼ dajoozbaʼ
4th person jijoozbaʼ dajijoozbaʼ