chʼííłʼá

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Navajo[edit]

chʼí- (out horizontally) + -y- (3rd person object prefix) + -◌́- (ni-modal 3rd person subject prefix) + -ł- (classifier)-ʼá (imperfective stem of root -ʼAʼ, “to send”)

Verb[edit]

chʼííłʼá

  1. he/she is sending him/her/it out, ordering him/her/it out

Conjugation[edit]

Paradigm: Momentaneous (ni/ni), with partial da-shift.

IMPERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person chʼíníshʼá chʼíniilʼá chʼídaniilʼá
2nd person chʼíníłʼá chʼínółʼá chʼídanołʼá
3rd person chʼííłʼá chʼídeíłʼá
4th person chʼíjíłʼá chʼídajíłʼá
PERFECTIVE singular duoplural plural
1st person chʼíníłʼaʼ chʼíniilʼaʼ chʼídaniilʼaʼ
2nd person chʼííníłʼaʼ chʼínoołʼaʼ chʼídanoołʼaʼ
3rd person chʼíiníłʼaʼ chʼídeisʼaʼ
4th person chʼízhníłʼaʼ chʼídajisʼaʼ