naazlá

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

na- (around) + -z- (durative-static aspect) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -Ø- (classifier) + -lá (to move (of a rope-like object), perfective verb stem)

Verb[edit]

naazlá

  1. they (rope-like objects) lie around somewhere, are located somewhere
  2. they (pairs of objects) lie around somewhere, are located somewhere
  3. they (objects of unknown shape) lie around somewhere, are located somewhere

Usage notes[edit]

This verb is limited to expression in the third person and refers to multiple items. For a single item, use the verb silá.

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

See also[edit]