siłtsooz

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Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

si- (modal) + -Ø- (3rd person subject prefix) + -ł- (classifier)-tsooz (neuter perfective stem of root -TSOOZ, “to handle a flat flexible object”).

Verb[edit]

siłtsooz

  1. it lies somewhere, is located somewhere (a flat flexible object as a sheet, paper)

Usage notes[edit]

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

This is a neuter verb. As such, it has only the perfective stem.

Conjugation[edit]

Paradigm: Neuter perfective (si), third person only.

PERFECTIVE singular plural dist. plural
3rd person siłtsooz naastsooz ndaastsooz

See also[edit]