chį́į́h yee adilohii

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

áchį́į́h (nose) + yee (by means of) + adiloh (“it is a roper”, from -LOʼ) + -ii (nominalizer).

Noun[edit]

chį́į́h yee adilohii (plural chį́į́h yee daʼdilohii)

  1. elephant
    Tó Dínéeshzheeʼdi chį́į́h yee adilohii łaʼ yiiłtsą́.
    I saw an elephant in Kayenta, Arizona.

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