chʼį́įdii

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See also: chidí

Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root -CHʼĮ́ĮDII (to be evil, nasty). Cognate found in Hupa chʼind (corpse, dead thing)

Noun[edit]

chʼį́įdii

  1. evil spirit, ghost, chindi
  2. spirit of the dead
  3. devil

Derived terms[edit]