kònk’ə́obo

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Taos[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɑ̄nˈkʔɤ̄ɑ̄bɑ/

Etymology[edit]

From kòn- (“buffalo”) + -k’ə́o- (“up”) + -bo (up against)

Particle[edit]

kònkə́obo

  1. placename for a place where a buffalo turned into stone in ancient times about 0.5 miles east of Taos

Alternative forms[edit]

  • kankööba (Parsons)

Related terms[edit]