hiiłchʼįįh

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hi- ‎(lexical prefix) + yi- ‎(lexical prefix) + -Ø- ‎(3rd person subject prefix) + -ł- ‎(classifier) + -chʼįįh ‎(imperfective verb stem)

Verb[edit]

hiiłchʼįįh

  1. evening is falling, twilight is falling, it is becoming late afternoon

Usage notes[edit]

This verb is semantically limited to expression in the third person.

Conjugation[edit]

IMPERFECTIVE singular
3rd person hiiłchʼįįh
PERFECTIVE singular
3rd person hííłchʼįʼ

See also[edit]