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Diné (Navajo) - English Dictionary:  H, Hw

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 ]
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- H, Hw -

    Sound:  H as in hot hast33 (six).   Hw as in what gohw44h (coffee).

h1a Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
where
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haa hoot4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how is it (weather, area)
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haa n7[d11s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how heavy
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haa n7[n44z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how long
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haa n7[t44l Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how wide
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haa n7[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how big, how large
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haa ]z11d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haash99 n4el33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how far
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haaaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
east, sunrise
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haa1h1ly3
takes care of one
Ham1 47 haa1h1ly3.  (A mother takes care of you.)
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haadaas1
scattered about
{ahg00 tsiilz47 t00 haadaas1.  (There is trash scattered about in some places.)
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h11d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
from where
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h1adi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , h1adi7sh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , h1adish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
where at
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h1ajigo
which way
H1ajigo l1 Ts4gh1hoodz1n7?  (Which way is Window Rock?)
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h11l1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
for that reason, inasmuch as, for
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haal4it4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hait1o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hait4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how, in what way
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h11l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
water spring, water flowing up out as a fountain
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haash Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ha1t77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ha1t7ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what
Ad33d33 l1 ha1t77 nah7n7[nii (What did you buy yesterday?)
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haash99 n4el33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haa ]z11d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how far
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haas7d7 , haas77d7
security guard, watchman
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haas77d7 , haas7d7
security guard, watchman
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haass77d
to patrol, to make an inspection, to go on reconnaissance, to make an examination
B1 ndeiilnish7g77 ad33d33 n7y1ago ha77sid.  (The man we work for came yesterday and made an inspection.)
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ha1t77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ha1t7ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haash Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what
Ad33d33 l1 ha1t77 nah7n7[nii (What did you buy yesterday?)
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ha1t7ida Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
whatever
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ha1t7ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ha1t77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haash Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what
Ad33d33 l1 ha1t77 nah7n7[nii (What did you buy yesterday?)
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ha1t77sh2 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what [do you want]
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h1d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
when [in the past]
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hadeidiilaa
they created with, they dressed with
Diyin Dine4 Nahasdz11n Nihim1 hadeidiilaa, jin7.  (It is said that the Holy People created Mother Earth.)
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hadi[
one's blood
Hadi[ 47 alohke bitoo yi[ naalnish.  (One's blood works with insulin.)
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hadine4
one's people
Hadine4 bik1azhdoolwo[.  (One should help/assist one's people.)
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h1go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
come here
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h1go0nee Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
goodbye, bye, let us proceed
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h1gosh99 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
alright, okay, very well
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hahgo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
when
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hahojiigo
one digs a hole
{eeyi g0yaa hahojiigo d00 1k0yaa dizhdi[jah.  (One digs a hole in the ground and build a fire in the pit.)
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h17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , h17 l1 a[d0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
who, who else, which
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h1id77g77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
which one
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haid7sin
establish, build
Azh44 47 hooghan ba1[ch7n7 haid7sin.  (A father establishes a home for his children.)
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haidzaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what happened
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haigo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
in winter
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ha773 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sunrise
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haint1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is looking for it
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ha7s77d
be observant
Ha7s77d!  ("You" be observant!)
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hait1o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hait4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haal4it4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how, in what way
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hait4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hait1o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haal4it4ego Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
how, in what way
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hait4h7g77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
what kind
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hak47
ones relatives, ones relation
Hak47 b7k1azhdoolwo[.  (One will help or assist ones relatives.)
Hak47 h0l=-go y11t44h.  (It is good to have relatives.)
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halchin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
there is a smell [implies a good smell]
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halgai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
prairie
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Halgai Hat44l Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Halgai H0teel Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Oklahoma
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halne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is telling something
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halniih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1h1lniih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is tasty
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ham1
their mother
Ham1 da hazh44 da bi44 b1 b1jiigis.  (One can wash their mother's or father's clothes.)
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han1shy99h
I am resting
Shitah honiigai biniinaa han1shy99h.  (I am resting because I am ill.)
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hane Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
story, history, it is told
Hataa baazhn711zh baa hane  (The story of visiting the father)
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hanisht1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am looking for it
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h1shinee
a term of endearment, to express affection
Shim1 h1shinee shi[ n7i [eh.  (My mother usually uses term of endearment too.)
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hashishk4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am mean, I am stern
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hashk4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is mean, he is stern
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hashne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am telling something
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hasht41d7ln44h
he/she is preparing
B10lta7 0lta yiniiy4 hasht41d7ln44h.  (Teachers are preparing for school.)
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hashtedaalyaa
they are prepared
Ats8 a[22 1t4ego hashtedaalyaa.  (Meats are prepared in various ways.)
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hashtedahwiilyaa
we [3 or more] cleaned
Nihighan hashtedahwiilyaa.  (We [3 or more] cleaned our house/home.)
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hashtehash[44h
I am cleaning
Shighan hashtehash[44h.  (I am cleaning my home.)
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hashtehojii[88h
one cleans
Tah ab7n7go haghan hashtehojii[88h.  (One should clean the house in the morning.)
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hasht4h00sh[aah
I cleaned
Shim1s1n7 bighan b1 hasht4h00sh[aah.  (I cleaned my grandmother's home.)
Nisht44h g0ne hasht4h00sh[aah.  (I cleaned my room.)
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hashtehwiilyaa
we [two] cleaned
Nihin1l7 bighan b1 hashtehwiilyaa.  (We [two] cleaned our paternal grandmother's home.)
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hashten1shdl44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am repairing it
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hashten47dl44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he is reparing it
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hasht4yiilaa
he/she prepared
Nihim1 chiy11n hasht4yiilaa.  (Our mother prepared the food.)
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hasht[ish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
mud
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hasin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
there is
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hast33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
six, 6
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hast31adah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sixteen, 16
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hast32di azl99
6:00 a.m. or p.m.
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hast3diin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sixty
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hastiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
older man, elder [man]
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Hastiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Sir [elderly respect]
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hast07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
older men, elders [men]
S1anii d00 hast07 chiy11n b11j7l44hgo yaa1h44h n7zin [eh.  (Women and men elders are thankful when one prepares meals/food for them.)
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hataa , azh44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
father
Hataa baazhn711zh baa hane  (The story of visiting the father)
Azh44 bidziil.  (A father is strong.)
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hatah 1zhd7lz47
to exercise
Hatah 1zhd7lz47go 47 hats77s bidziil.  (One's body is strong when one exercises.)
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hat77s
one's body
Hat77s baa 1hojily32go y11t44h.  (It is good when one takes care of one's body.)
Hatah 1zhd7lz47go 47 hats77s bidziil.  (One's body is strong when one exercises.)
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hay77[k3 , hayoo[k11[
dawn
Shicheii hay77[k3d33 naagh1.  (My maternal grandfather rises at dawn.)
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hayoo[k11[ , hay77[k3
dawn
Shicheii hay77[k3d33 naagh1.  (My maternal grandfather rises at dawn.)
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haz47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haz47tsoh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
squirrel, small rodent
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haz47tsoh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haz47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
squirrel, small rodent
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hazh44
their father
Ham1 da hazh44 da bi44 b1 b1jiigis.  (One can wash their mother's or father's clothes.)
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hazh00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hazh00go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
carefully, slowly
The Navajo suffix –go is used to say or speak hazh00 correctly in a sentence.
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hazh00go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hazh00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
carefully, slowly
The Navajo suffix –go is used to say or speak hazh00 correctly in a sentence.
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hazh00go y1n7[ti Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
speak slowly
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hazk33z
he/she molded them
Ashiik3 halah chiy11n yee hazk33z.  (The sisters molded the boys with food.)
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hazl99 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has come into existence
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h44[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pack
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h77[ch8
before sunset
H77[ch8go 47 yah an1n7lka (Sheep are taken in before sunset.)
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hi[hiij99
night fall
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hin11h bitsos
life feathers
Hin11h bitsos 47 ligai.  (The life feather is white.)
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h0dah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , w0dah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , h0dahgo , w0dahgo
up, up above, up high, up in the air, up in the sky
The Navajo suffix –go is used to say or speak h0dah or w0dah correctly in a sentence.
Ts7dii h0dahgo tsin y22h dah sid1.  (The bird is sitting up in the tree.)
Shichah h0dahgo sh1 dah s7aah.  (Set my hat up for me (on a shelf)!)
Chid7 naata7 w0dahgo naata (The airplane is flying about up above.)
Ats1 w0dahgo dah siz98go yii[ts3.  (I saw an eagle flying along up in the sky.)
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h0dahgo , w0dahgo , h0dah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , w0dah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
up, up above, up high, up in the air, up in the sky
The Navajo suffix –go is used to say or speak h0dah or w0dah correctly in a sentence.
Ts7dii h0dahgo tsin y22h dah sid1.  (The bird is sitting up in the tree.)
Shichah h0dahgo sh1 dah s7aah.  (Set my hat up for me (on a shelf)!)
Chid7 naata7 w0dahgo naata (The airplane is flying about up above.)
Ats1 w0dahgo dah siz98go yii[ts3.  (I saw an eagle flying along up in the sky.)
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hodeeshnih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will tell it
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hod4izy4el
calm [weather]
Shighandi hod4izy4elgo shi[ y11t44h.  (I like it when it is calm at my home.)
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hodi[hi[
black [dark] area or place
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hodit[44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , dit[44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it [an area] is wet
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hodiwol Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it [an area, a road] is rough
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hodiyingo
in a holy or spiritual manner
Aw44 47 hodiyingo yizhch9.  (The baby born in a spiritual manner.)
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hodoolnih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he will tell it
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hodoot[izh
blue area or surface
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h0la Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I do not know
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h0l= Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it exists
Hak47 h0l=-go y11t44h.  (It is good to have relatives.)
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honaaltsoos nin1h1lyeed7gi
zip code
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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. , 1k0ne 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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honeesk1z7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is cool [weather]
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honeezgai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , deesdoi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is hot [an area or space]
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honeez7l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is nice [temperature]
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honiigai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has become hot
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hoodzaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it happened
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hoodzo
zone
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hooghan Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
home, house
A house that looks either like a snow cone with the tip at the top (male hogan), or a semi-spherical shell, that is circular, hexagonal, or octagonal at its base (female hogan).   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
"Hooghan" is spelled "hogan" in the American English language.
T8 hooghang00 n4ikah!  (Let's go home!)
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hooghan bi11d
female hogan
A regular-hexagon or regular-octagon hogan.   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
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hooghan bik3
male hogan
A hogan that looks like a snow cone with the tip at the top.   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
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hoolne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he told it
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hoo[ts3
one sees
Asdz33 naaly4h4 b1h00ghandi hoo[ts3.  (The woman saw him/her at the store.)
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hoozdo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
warm [an area]
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Hoozdo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Phoenix, Arizona
Hoozdohd66 n1niikai.  (We have returned from Phoenix.)
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h0teel Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is wide [area]
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h0y3
he/she is mature
At44d h0y3.  (The girl is mature.)
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h0yah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , w0yah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
down below, low, deep down
Literal translation:   h0–, w0– (forms adverbs) + –yah (under, below)
H0yahgo (W0yahgo) [ee si3.  (It is buried deep in the earth [as a meteorite].)
Chid7 naata7 h0yahgo (w0yahgo) naata (The airplane is flying low.)
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h0yahgo di[ naa[kid , w0yahgo di[ naa[kid
low blood pressure
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h0y44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
fear, scare
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h0zh= Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
well;   to be or become harmonious and/or peaceful
Doo h0zh= y1[ti da.  (He does not talk well.)
Shicheii doo h0zh= oo98 da.  (My grandfather doesn't see well.)
H0zh= bikihoog44d.  (Cover it well [with dirt].)
H0zh= n1hodoodlee[ biniiy4 hast07 sodizin dayii[a t[44d33 (The old men said a prayer for peace last night.)
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h0zh0n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is nice, clean, and pretty [area, space]
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hweesh9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I know the place, I have been there
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hweeshne Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I told it
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hwiih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
inside him;   satisfation, enough
Hwiih yi[kaaz l1.  (He caught cold.)
Hwiih sil99 (He became satisfied.) or (He had plenty.) or (He had enough.)
Sheesdz33 shin1ghahd66 sh1 n4ininihgo shi[ hwiih.  (I'm satisfied with the back-rubbing my wife gave me.)
Doo l1 d0 shi[ hwiih da.  (Boy that feels good [hot shower, scratching one's itchy back, etc.].)
Bizh44 h0l0n7 bee hwiih s4l99 (I got enough beer.)
Bizh44 h0l0n7 t00 ahay07 yishdl33 ]t44 shi[ y7hwiih.  (I drank a lot of beer and I got enough of it.)
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