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Diné (Navajo) - English Dictionary:  A

English → Diné:   [ A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ]
Diné → English:   [ A B Ch, Ch D, Dl, Dz E G, Gh H, Hw I J K, K, Kw L, { M N O S, Sh T, T, Tl, Ts, Ts W X Y Z, Zh ]
[ Colors Day and Night Days of the Week Human Body Kinship Months of the Year Numbers Time ]


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    Sound:  A as in about am1 (mother)
    Short Vowel:  a as in abe (milk)
    Long Vowel:  aa as in saad (language)
    High Tone:  1 as in y1ti (to speak)
    Glottal Stop:  aa as in kaa (arrow)
    Nasal Tone:  2 as in ash3 (I am eating)
    Dipthongs:  ai, aii as in say hai (winter),   ao as in sour taonih (you knead)

aa1diniih
gonorrhea
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22 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
well? (as when one expects a message)
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11d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
from there
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1adi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
over there
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11d00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
and then
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11d00sh2 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
then what? (and), what then? (and)
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aaj7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
over there
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11j7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
direction (in that)
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abe Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
milk
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abedaastin7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , abeyistin7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ice cream
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abid Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
stomach
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ab7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ahb7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
morning
Y11t44h ab7n7!  (Good morning!)
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ab7n7d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
morning (this), morning (yesterday)
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ach44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
woman's daughter
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acheii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
grandfather
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ach8 1daalne
gifts
K4shmishgo 47 ach8 1daalne  (There are presents at Christmas.)
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ach77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
large intestine
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ach77 bits1ni7s3 , ach77 bits1nin7s3
appendicitis, appendix
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ach77 bits1nin7s3 , ach77 bits1ni7s3
appendicitis, appendix
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1ch99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
nose
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achoon7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
spouse, pal
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ada Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
male's sister's son
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ad3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , daad3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eating is done
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ad33d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
yesterday
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ad11h y1j7[ti
talks back
Ad11h y1j7[tigo doo y11t44h da.  (It is not good to talk back.)
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1daal7n7g77
their making it, those that are made
b11h 1daal7n7g77  (bakery)
b11h [ikan7 1daal7n7g77  (bakery [of sweet rolls and cakes])
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1daanits4kees
self-realization
![ch7n7 1daanits4keesgo y11t44h.  (It is good when children have self-realization.)
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ad17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
male's mother's brother
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ad4eseez Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
measurement in foot, measurement in feet
Shiy11zh 47 hast33 ad4eseez 1n7[n44z.  (My son is six feet tall.)
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adeeshdl99[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will drink
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adeesh99[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will eat
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1deesh[99[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will make it
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1deeshwo[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will run
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adeezh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
younger sister
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1d7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
older sister
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1d88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is dwindling away
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1din Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
nothing, none;   zero;   has become extinct;   he/she died
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ad7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , bee 1d7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you (singular) say it, thus you (singular) say it
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1d7shn7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thus I say it
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Adit !ago !zhish
Song & Dance.   A Navajo ceremonial song and dance.
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adiz Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
she is spinning (wool)
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adl3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is drinking
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adl1anii
drunkard, tippler
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adoh
muscle(s)
Adoh 47 ats77s bee bidziil d00 bitsxe (Muscles give the body power and strength.)
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1dood88[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it will dwindle away
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adoodl99[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he will drink
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1dooln77[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it will be done
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adoolwo[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he will run
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adooy88[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he will eat
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agaan Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
arm
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aghaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
wool
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agh11[
rattle (ceremonial)
Agh11[ jigh11d.  (One shakes a rattle.)
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agh1deeldlaad
x-ray
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aghadiitaahii , ghadiitaahii
lawyer
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agizii , agiziitsoh
arthritis
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agiziitsoh , agizii
arthritis
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agod Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
knee
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ahaa1dahojily3
to take care of one another
Bi[ haj77j47 47 bi[ ahaa1dahojily3.  (Sibilngs take care of one another.)
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ah33h dazhniileeh
one folds [blanket, clothes, etc.]
$4 ah33h dazhniileeh.  (One folds clothes.)
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1h1ln44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is being built
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1h1lniih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , halniih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is tasty
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1h1ly3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he takes care of it
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1h1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
close by, near
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1h1shy3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , baa 1h1shy3
I take care of it
Sheaw44 baa 1h1shy3.  (I take care of my baby.)
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ahb7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ab7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
morning
Y11t44h ab7n7!  (Good morning!)
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ah44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thankfulness
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ah44h4sh99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
where it is always summer
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ah447lkid
hour
Shim1 47 tseeb77 ah447lkid naalnish.  (My mother works for eight hours.)
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ah4hee Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thank you
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ahi[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
together
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ah7[k1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
for each other (helping)
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ahoniilne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is beginning to speak, he has begun to speak
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ahoodleezh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
paved road
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1hoolaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1yiilaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he built it, he made it
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1hoo[ts77s7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1hoo[ts7s7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is small (area, space)
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1hoo[ts0z7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
narrow (road, passage)
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1hoolyaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has been built, it has been made
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1hoot4ii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the way it is (area, space)
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1h0sin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he maintains an area
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ahw44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , gohw44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
coffee
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ajaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ear
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aj11d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
leg
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ajaayi hodiniih
ear ache
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aj47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , aj47 d7shjool7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
heart
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aj47 yilz0lii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
lungs
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ajiini[
puts objects into (one)
Naad33 hahoogeed g0yaa ajiini[.  (One puts the corn into the pit.)
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1k1 an1lwo7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
helper
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ak11 nin7k66z-
rash
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ak11n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
flour
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ak11z dideeshchii
tonsilitus
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akah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
oil, grease, lard, fat
Akah 47 hats77s doo b1 y11t4eh da.  (Fat is not good for the body.)
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akah [izhin7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
motor oil
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ak44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
foot
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ak44d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ak44d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the farthest behind, the last
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ak4edi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
at the last, the one at the end
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ak4edi y65d33
the last time
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ak44d00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ak44d00 dah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chapter vice president
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ak47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
relatives
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ak4zhoozh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
toes
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1ko Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
so then, and so
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1k0- Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
like that
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1ko ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , azh3 ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
however
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1k0hoot44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's the way the weather is
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1k0ne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , h0ne , w0ne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , w0ne4 , g0ne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , g0ne4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
in there, inside, within [an enclosed space or area], in the interior of an enclosure
h0ne , w0ne    Literally: h0–, w0– (forms adverbs) + –ne (behind, inside)
Shizh44 w0ne dah sid1.  (My father is sitting inside.)
W0ne4 (W0ne) doo haz32 da.  (There is no room inside.)
kin g0ne  (inside the house)
ajaayi g0ne  (inside the ear)
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1k0n7[n44z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
of such a length
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1k0n7[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
of such a size
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1konissin , 1kon7zin
aware
![ch7n7 nanitin yaa 1konissin.  (The children are aware of the teachings.)
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1kon7zin , 1konissin
aware
![ch7n7 nanitin yaa 1kon7zin.  (The children are aware of the teachings.)
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akos Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
neck
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1k0t4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's the way it is
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1k0t4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it being that way
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1kwe4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
at there
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1kw7inisin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's what I think
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1kw77n7zin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's what he thinks
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1la Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
hand
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a[22 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
different, various
Ats8 a[22 1t4ego hashtedaalyaa.  (Meats are prepared in various ways.)
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a[22 1t4
variety (a)
Bilas1ana a[22 1t4h7g77 dah0l=.  (There are a variety of apples.)
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al32j8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ahead, up front
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Al32ji Dah Sid1h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Chapter President
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alah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sibling of the opposite sex
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1[ah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
gathering together
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1[ah adoolee[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
a meeting will convene
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1[ah aleeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
a meeting is convening
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1[ah azl99 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
a meeting has convened
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1[ah n11dleeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
meetings convene repeatedly
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1[ahj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all the time
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1l1zhoozh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
finger
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1[ch7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
child, children
![ch7n7 daad1n7 g0ne daay3.  Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , (The children are eating in the dining room.)
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a[d0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , d0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
also, too
Sh7d0!  (Me too!)
Shideezh7d0!  (My little sister too!)
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aleeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
(a meeting is) in process
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a[hosh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sleeps (he/she), sleeping (he/she is)
Shim0s7 47 azkaad yik11 a[hosh.  (My cat is sleeping on the rug.)
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1l98gi
the technique of making, how it is made, how to make, the making of
b11h 1l98gi  (bakery)
b11h [ikan7 1l98gi  (bakery [of sweet rolls and cakes])
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a[k44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
one after the other
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a[k4sdis7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
candy
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a[kid33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
a long time ago, in olden times
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a[kid7d33
quite a long time ago, quite some time ago
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a[k7niilgizh
meat jerky
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a[n1iissoh
to make an x-mark
biki a[n1iissoh  (to make an x-mark on it)
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a[n1n1d11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he commutes
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a[n1n1shd11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I commute
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a[n44aah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , a[n7n73 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
noon, midday
A[n7n73go 47 j0honaa47 y1 a[n77gi yig11[ [eh.  (At noon the sun is in the middle of the sky.)
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1ln44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is being made
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a[n77
half
Neezn11 d00 a[n77 oolki[go 47 Nan7zh00zh7g00 d4y1.  (I am going to Gallup at 10:30 a.m.)
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a[n7n73 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , a[n44aah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
noon, midday
A[n7n73go 47 j0honaa47 y1 a[n77gi yig11[ [eh.  (At noon the sun is in the middle of the sky.)
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a[n7n73 d00 bikij8
mid-afternoon
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a[n7n732go
during noon, during midday
A[n7n732go dadiid77[.  (Let's eat during noon.)
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alohke
pancreas
Alohke 47 alohke 77[9.  (The pancreas produces/makes insulin.)
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alohke bitoo
insulin
Hadi[ 47 alohke bitoo yi[ naalnish.  (One's blood works with insulin.)
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al00s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
rice
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a[t3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thin (board, book)
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1[ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
first, wait
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1[ts77s7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1[ts7s7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
small thing
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a[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of it
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1lyaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it was made
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am1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
mother
Am1 d00 azh44 naaltsoos nidayii[niih.  (Mother and father buy books.)
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am1 s1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
maternal grandmother
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am1 y1zh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
maternal aunt, male's maternal niece
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an11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eye
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an11 diniih
eye pain, eye ache
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1n11d7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , bee 1n11d7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you (singular) say it again
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1naa7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
older brother
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an1ghah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
back, backside
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an1h00ti
problem, difficulty, difficult situation(s)
Shik4yahdi l27g0 an1h00ti (There are many problems in my community.)
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an1l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
paternal grandfather, paternal grandmother, father's father, father's mother
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an1l7k4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , han1l7k4
paternal grandparents (plural), father's parents (plural)
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an1lwo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he runs repeatedly
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an1lwod Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he ran again
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an1shwo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I repeatedly run
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an1shwod Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I ran again
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anihwiiaahii
judge
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anii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
face
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1niid Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
new
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1n77d7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
recently
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1niid7ii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the new one
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1n7[n44z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is relatively long, it is relatively tall
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1n7[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is relatively big, it is relatively large
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1n7[ts0z7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is relatively thin (arrow, stick, board)
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1n7sht4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am
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aoo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
yes
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1saa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bucket, pot, bowl, kettle
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1saa bee ab4zh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
cooking pot
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1saatsoh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
large pot, large kettle, cauldron
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1sd88d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has dwindled away
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asdiz Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I spin (wool)
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asdz11n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , asdz1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , asdz33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
woman, Ms.
Asdz33 atah naan4ego tsitsaa binedi n1h0dees99 (When the woman was playing the game she hid them behind the box.)
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aseez9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
gossip, news
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aseez9 binaaltsoos Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
newspaper
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ash3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am eating
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ashdla Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
five
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ashdl3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am drinking
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1sh9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I make it as a profession
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1sh88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
salt
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!sh88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Zuni Salt Lake, New Mexico
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1sh88h [ikan Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sugar
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1sh88h [ikan hats77s yeen7t9 , ats77stah 1sh88h [ikan nanit2 sil99
diabetes
Din4 y4ego danitaaz7g77 biniinaa ash99h [ikan bits77s yeen7t9 daaleeh.  (People become diabetic because of being overweight.)
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!sh88h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
The Salt People; a Navajo Clan.
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ashiik4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
boys
Ashiik4 47 N7[chih bi[ halnego naaaash.  (Air told the boys what would happen next as they journeyed.)
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1sh7[n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he says to me
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ashkii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
boy
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1sh[aa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 7ish[aa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I made it, I built it
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1sh[44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am making it, I am building it
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asht[0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am weaving
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ata halne4 , ataadiitsaii
interpreter
Iii n77[go Din4 Kej7go Ata Halne7g77  (Navajo Interpreters)
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at11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
forehead
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ataadiitsaii , ata halne4
interpreter
Iii n77[go Din4 Kej7go Ata Halne7g77  (Navajo Interpreters)
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atah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
among others
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1tah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
wait!, in a little while, sometime later
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atah honiig11h nitsaa7g77 , atah honiig11h ntsaa7g77
influenza
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atah honiig11h ntsaa7g77 , atah honiig11h nitsaa7g77
influenza
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1tah1lo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
wait!
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1t4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is
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at44d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
girl
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at44k4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
girls
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atiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
street, road, path, trail
Kw44 k4h4zdongo atiin.  (The road is straight here.)
Sh1di11hjigo atiin.  (The road is to the south.)
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atiin bizhi
street name, road name, path name, trail name
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at[aa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
butt, buttocks, rear end, bottom end
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at[ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
peanut butter
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at[0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
she's weaving
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atoo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
soup, stew
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ats3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
belly, abdomen, stomach area
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ats3 hodiniih
stomach ache, stomach pain
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ats33tsin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ribs, ribcage
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Ats1 Biy11zh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
February, small eagles.   February (small eagles) is meant to mean that this is the month of the "Birth of Eaglets".
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1ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1[ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
first, wait
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Ats4 Asdz33 , Ats4 Asdz33n
First Woman.   The first woman in Navajo mythology.   First Woman and First Man have been around since the beginning.
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Ats4 Asdz33n , Ats4 Asdz33
First Woman.   The first woman in Navajo mythology.   First Woman and First Man have been around since the beginning.
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Ats4 Hastiin
First Man.   The first man in Navajo mythology.   First Woman and First Man have been around since the beginning.
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atsee Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tail, tailbone
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atsi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
man's daughter
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ats8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
flesh, meat
ats8 bisg2  (dried meat)
ats8 yik1n7, ats8 yik1n7g77  (ground meat)
a[k7niilgizh  (jerky meat)
ats8 naashch77n  (mixed dry meat)
Naaly4h4 b1hooghandi ats8 d00 nanise dah0l=.  (Meats, fruits and vegetables at the supermarket.)
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ats8 bisg2
dried meat
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ats8 naashch77n
mixed dried meat [used ceremonially]
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ats8 yik1n7 , ats8 yik1n7g77
ground meat
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atsii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
hair
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atsiigh22 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
brain
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ats77s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
body
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ats77stah 1sh88h [ikan nanit2 sil99 , 1sh88h [ikan hats77s yeen7t9
diabetes
Din4 y4ego danitaaz7g77 biniinaa ash99h [ikan bits77s yeen7t9 daaleeh.  (People become diabetic because of being overweight.)
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atsiitsiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , tsiitsiin
head, skull
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atsiitsiin diniih azee
headache medicine, aspirin, tylenol
atsiitsiin diniih azee  (head + pain, ache, it hurts + medicine = headache medicine)
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atsil7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
younger brother
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atsin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bone
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atsinilt[ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
lightning, electricity
Atsinilt[ish 47 naha[tingo h0l=.  (There is lightning when it rains.)
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ats07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
daughter's child, grandchild
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atsoo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tongue
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ats00k4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
daughter's children, grand children
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aw44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
baby
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awoo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tooth
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awoo diniih
tooth ache, tooth pain
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awos Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
shoulder
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awosh , bi[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. ,
sleep, sleepiness, drowsiness
Bi[ nisin.  (I am sleepy.)   Literally:  sleepiness + I think/want/need.
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ay3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is eating
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ay11zh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
woman's son
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aye Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
man's son
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ay55zhii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eggs
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ayiditsee
xiphoid.   The smallest and lowest division of the sternum that looks like a tip of a sword.
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1yiilaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1hoolaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he made it, he built it
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ay0igo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0ogo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
very, remarkably, exceedingly
Ch44hjiy11n 47 tsin bineest2 1t4ego ay0o [ikan.  (Watermelon is a fruit that is very good to the taste.)
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ay0o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0igo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0ogo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
very, remarkably, exceedingly
Ch44hjiy11n 47 tsin bineest2 1t4ego ay0o [ikan.  (Watermelon is a fruit that is very good to the taste.)
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ay0ogo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0igo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ay0o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
very, remarkably, exceedingly
Ch44hjiy11n 47 tsin bineest2 1t4ego ay0o [ikan.  (Watermelon is a fruit that is very good to the taste.)
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1y0sin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he keeps it, he maintains it
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azee
medicine
Azee 47 hatah honeizgaigo choo9.  (Medicine is used when one is ill.)
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azee 1lin7 , azee1l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
hospital
Ts4hootsoo7di 47 azee 1l7n7 h0l=.  (There is a hospital in Fort Defiance.)
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azee d7ch77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chili
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azee d7ch77 [ib1h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pepper
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azee hak11d00 b7t[oh7g77
ointment, liniment, salve
Azee hak11d00 b7t[oh7g77 47 [a Vicks woly4.  (An ointment is called Vicks.)
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azee 77[7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
medical doctor
Shitah honeizgaigo biniiy4 azee 77[7n7 bich8 nis4y1.  (I went to see a doctor for my illness.)
Azee 77[7n7 nil9.  Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , (He is a doctor.)
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azee neikaah7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
medical nurse
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azee sisx77
vicks (vaporub)
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azee yib4zh7
alka-seltzer
Shibid neezgaigo azee yib4zh7 yishdl33 (I took/drank alka-seltzer for my stomach ache.)
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azee1l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , azee 1lin7
hospital
Ts4hootsoo7di 47 azee 1l7n7 h0l=.  (Thee is a hospital in Fort Defiance.)
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azh3 ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1ko ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
however
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azhdladi azl99
5:00 a.m. or p.m.
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azh44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hataa
father
Azh44 bidziil.  (A father is strong.)
Am1 d00 azh44 naaltsoos nidayii[niih.  (Mother and father buy books.)
Hataa baazhn711zh baa hane  (The story of visiting the father)
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azh44 y1zh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
father's brother, paternal uncle
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azid Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
liver
Azid hadi[ ats77s bii naazl7n7g77 yin1kai[ee[.  (The liver filters the blood that runs through your body.)
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azl99 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the time has passed
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