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Diné (Navajo) - English Dictionary:  N

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:  N as in not naad33 (corn)

na Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
here, take it!
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n11- Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
again (prefix)
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naaah00hai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
rodeo, fair, ceremonial
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naaah00hai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , naah00hai
chicken
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naaah00hai biy55zhii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , naah00hai biy55zhii
chicken eggs
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naaah00hai bits8 , naah00hai bits8
chicken meat
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Naabeeh0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Din4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Navajo.
Naabeeh0:   A Navajo vocalization of the English word Navajo.
Literal Translation for Din4:   The People.   Navajos called themselves in their language, Din4 (The People).
Iii n77[go Din4 Kej7go Ata Halne7g77  (Navajo Interpreters)
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Naabeeh0 Bicheeke
Miss Navajo Nation
Some individuals had suggested using Din4 Bicheeke but that translation is more of a masculine possessive term.
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Naabeeh0 Bin1h1sdzo , Din4 Bin1h1sdzo
The Navajo Reservation
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Naabeeh0 Dine4
The Navajo Nation, The Navajo Tribe, Navajo People
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naach22h
art, design
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naach22h7
artist
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naachiish7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
carpenter
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naad33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
corn
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naad33 dilchxosh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
popcorn
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naadiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
twenty
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n11dleeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
happens/occurs (it), it comes about repeatedly
Binianit33tsoh biyi Naah00hai n11dleeh.  (The Fair takes place in September.)
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naagh1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he/she walk about, around
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n11hai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
year
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naah00hai , naaah00hai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chicken
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naah00hai biy55zhii , naaah00hai biy55zhii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chicken eggs
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naah00hai bits8 , naaah00hai bits8
chicken meat
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n11j7d11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
one returns
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n11j7kaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
one (plural) return
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n11j7taash Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
two return
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Naakai {izhinii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Black Americans, Africans
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Naakaii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Mexican, Hispanic
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naaki Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
two
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naaki y11l Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
two bits, twenty-five cents, change
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naakidi azl99
2:00 a.m. or p.m.
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Naakij9 Ndaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Naakij9 Nidaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 Naakisk3o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 Naakij8
Tuesday
Literal Translation:   Naakij9 Nidaanish or Naakij9 Ndaanish means ‘Two Days the Working Day is Over’.
Literal Translation:   Dam0o d00 Naakisk3o or Dam0o d00 Naakij8 means ‘Sunday and Two Days’ or ‘Sunday plus Two Days’.
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Naakij9 Nidaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Naakij9 Ndaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 Naakisk3o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 Naakij8
Tuesday
Literal Translation:   Naakij9 Nidaanish or Naakij9 Ndaanish means ‘Two Days the Working Day is Over’.
Literal Translation:   Dam0o d00 Naakisk3o or Dam0o d00 Naakij8 means ‘Sunday and Two Days’ or ‘Sunday plus Two Days’.
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naakits1adah azl99
12:00 a.m. or p.m.
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n11[ah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he's butchering
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naaldloosh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it walks about (quadruped)
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naaldlooshii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
animal with quadrupedal motion
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naaldlooshii dan4l7n7di
zoo
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n11[kad Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
she's sewing
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naalnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
works (he/she), working (he/she is)
Shitsil7 47 Kin[1n7di naalnish.  (My younger brother works in Flagstaff.)
Shinaa7 47 naalnish ay0o naalnish.  (My older brother is a hard worker.)
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naaltsoos Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
book, paper magazine
Am1 d00 azh44 naaltsoos nidayii[niih.  (Mother and father buy books.)
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naaltsoos 221daah[44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
open your books
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naaltsoos a[chi1daa[44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
close your books
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naaltsoos bii yist[in7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bookcase
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naaltsoos 77[7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
secretary
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naaltsoos 77[7n7 baa 77n7shta Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm studying to be a secretary
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naaltsoos [izhin7g77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
black building paper
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naaltsoos neiy4h4 , naaltsoos neiy4h7
mailman, postman, mail carrier, letter carrier
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naaltsoos neiy4h7 , naaltsoos neiy4h4
mailman, postman, mail carrier, letter carrier
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naaltsoos yaa1h1ly1anii , naaltsoos yaa1h1ly1ni
librarian
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naaltsoos yaa1h1ly1ni , naaltsoos yaa1h1ly1anii
librarian
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naaly4h4 b1 hooghan Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
store, supermarket, trading post
Naaly4h4 b1hooghandi ats8 d00 nanise dah0l=.  (Meats, fruits and vegetables at the supermarket.)
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naalyeh4 y1 sid1h7 , naalyeh7 y1 sid1h7
store manager, storekeeper
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naalyeh7 y1 sid1h7 , naalyeh4 y1 sid1h7
store manager
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n11n1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
again
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n11n1[a Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
another one, the other one
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naan1lwo[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he runs about
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naan1shwo[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I run about
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naan4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he's/she's playing
Asdz33 atah naan4ego tsitsaa binedi n1h0dees99 (When the woman was playing the game she hid them behind the box.)
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naaniigo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sideways
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naanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
work
Naaly4h7 b1hooghandi naanish.  (I work at the store.)
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naanish danidaazii
heavy work
Shizh44 hooghangi naanish danidaazii binaanish.  (My father does heavy work at home.)
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naanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
work is being done
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naao[7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
beans
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naao[7 doot[izh7g77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
peas
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naash1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
to walk about, to walk around, make a round trip, come from a locality
Chaa naash1.  (I am traveling.)
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n11shah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm butchering
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Naashj4ii Asdz11n
Spider Woman
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Naashj4ii Hastiin
Spider Man
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n11shkad Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm sewing
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naashn4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I play
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naashnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
work (I), working (I am)
Azee 1l7n7di naashnish.  (I work at the hospital.)
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naash-ii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
snake, reptile
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Naasht4zh7
Zuni Indian, Zuni Pueblo
Naasht4zh7 bizaad  (Zuni language)
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Naasht4zh7 Haay1h7
Zuni Trail in Canyon de Chelley
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naat1anii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
leader, boss
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Naat1aniin44z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
A more formal name for Shiprock (Tall Leader), New Mexico.
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N11ts0z7 , Bin111daa[ts0z7 Dine4
Oriental, Japanese, Chinese
N11ts0z7  (narrow-eyed)
Bin111daa[ts0z7 Dine (their eyes + they are narrow + people = the narrow-eyed people)
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naay1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he went and returned
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Naay44 Neizgh1n7
Monster Slayer.   The older son of Changing Woman and the Sun.
Naay44 Neizgh1n7 47 anaa7 nil9.  (Monster Slayer is the older brother.)
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naay7z7
squash
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naay7z7[ch77 , naay7z7[tsoo7
pumpkin
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naay7z7[tsoo7 , naay7z7[ch77
pumpkin
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naay7z7ts0z7
zucchini
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na1zhd7lts--d
exercise
T11 1kw77j9 na1zhd7lts--dgo bee hats77s y11t44h doolee[.  (Exercising everyday will become good for the body.)
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naazhj44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
they are lying about (sheep)
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naazkaad Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
they (trees) are scattered about
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naaznil Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
things are scattered
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naaz=zii
spider ants
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nab7d7[kid Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you ask him/her
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n1dleeh
homosexual, gay (a male), faggot, fag
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n1dleeh n1dleeh4
transvestite, transsexual, transgender
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n1dleeh4 asdz11n
lesbian, gay (a female)
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n1dz1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he returned here
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n1dzas Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
snow falls repeatedly
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nagh17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that
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n1h1god Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he's hoeing
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nahak7zii
cricket (an insect)
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nahak7ziitsoh
big cricket (an insect)
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nahalin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it looks like, it favors it
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naha[in Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is barking
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nah1[nii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bought (I)
Chah nah1[nii (I bought a hat.)
Ad33d33 n7masii nah1[nii (I bought potatoes yesterday.)
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naha[tin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is raining
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n1h1ly99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it (the snow) melts
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nahasdz11n , nihosdz11n , ni
world, earth
Nahasdz11n Nihim1 baa 1h1y32gi  (taking care of Mother Earth)
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n1h1shgod Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm hoeing
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nahashniih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
buying (I am)
Chiy11n nahashniih.  (I am buying groceries/food.)
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nahashshood Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nahashood
I'm sweeping it
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n1h1st4diin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ninety
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n1h1st47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
nine
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n1h1st47di azl99
9:00 a.m. or p.m.
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n1h1st47ts1adah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
nineteen
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nahat1
plan, planning
Nahat1 bikehgo 1daiilyaa.  (We followed the plan.)
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nahatee[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is slippery
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nahaz3
places
Din4 bik4yah bik11gi 47 l37g00 nahaz3.  (Thee are many places on Navajo country.)
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nahideeeshnih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will buy it, I will sell it
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n1hidiz77d bikeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
monthly
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nahiilnii
bought it (we)
Shitsil7 d00 sh7 47 m1sdeel nahiilnii (My younger brother and I bought a pie.)
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nah7[niih
buying it (you are)
Da bilas1ana [a nah7[niih?  (Are you buying some apples?)
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nah7n7[nii
brought it (you)
Ad33d33 l1 ha1t77 nah7n7[nii (What did you buy yesterday?)
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nahis4[nii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bought it, I sold it
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n1h0dees99
he/she hid them
Asdz33 atah naan4ego tsitsaa binedi n1h0dees99 (When the woman was playing the game she hid them behind the box.)
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nahodoo[t99[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it will rain
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n1hojigod
hoeing
Sh98go 47 d11kehgi n1hojigod [eh.  (One usually hoes the cornfield in the summer.)
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nahojishoh
one sweeps
Hooghan nigoo nahojishoh.  (One sweeps the floor.)
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nahoneesht[iizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is crooked (a road)
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nahonidooh
feeling woozy or dizzy, intoxicated, drunk
Shi[ nahonidooh.  (I am drunk.)
Bi[ nahonidooh.  (He/she is drunk.)
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n1hook-s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
north, the big dipper
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nah00[t3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it rained
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naiiniih7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the place where items are bought, sold
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n1ldlosh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it (a quadruped) repeatedly walks about
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n1l7 , dash7n1[7
paternal grandfather's clan
Hello my friend!   My name is Harrison Lapahie (Jr.).   I am Bitahnii, born for T1chiinii.   My cheii is T0d7ch7inii and my n1l7 is Taneeszahnii.
T0d7ch7inii dash7chei d00 Tan44szahnii dash7n1[7.  (The Bitter Water Clan are my maternal grandfather's clan and The Badlands People are my paternal grandfather's clan.)
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naneesht[iizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , noolt[iizh
zig-zag, it is crooked
naneesht[iizh:   Literal translation:   it is crooked (as a crooked stick)
honoolt[iizh  (to be zig-zag (area))
noolt[iizhgo biki naashti (to put a crooked (zig-zagging) mark on it)
aneesht[ish.  (to go zig-zagging along)
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n1neeskaad7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tortilla, griddle bread
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n1niichaad Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is, I am swelled back up, I'm full
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n1niikai
returned (we)
Hoozdohd66 n1niikai.  (We have returned from Phoenix.)
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naniitin
we [two] teach
Nih7 47 0ltagi naniitin.  (We [two] teach at that school.)
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nanilnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
work (you), working (you are)
![ch7n7 bi[ nanilnish.  (You work with children.)
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n1n7sdz1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
returned (I)
Toohd66 n1n7sdz1.  (I have returned from Shiprock.)
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nanise
plant, it grows
Naaly4h4 b1hooghandi ats8 d00 nanise dah0l=.  (Meats, fruits and vegetables at the supermarket.)
Ch44hjiy11n 47 sh98go nanise (Watermelons grow during the summer.)
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nanishtin
I teach
)ltadi nanishtin.  (I teach at the school.)
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nanit[ah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
difficult, hard
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Nan7zhoozh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Gallup, New Mexico
Nan7zhoozh7g00 jookah.  (They are traveling [in a group] to Gallup.)
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nanta7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
leader, boss
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n1oolki[7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
clock, watch
Shicheii n1oolki[7 doo bee h0l=- da.  (My maternal grandfather does not have a watch/clock.)
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n1shd99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I eat it repeatedly
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n1shdl99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I drink it repeatedly
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n1shd07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bobcat
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n1shd07[b47
wildcat
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n1shd07tsoh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
cougar, mountain lion
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nayii[niih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
buying it (he/she is)
Shim1 ats8 nayii[niih.  (My mother is buying meat.)
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nayiisnii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bought it (he/she)
Shitsil7 47 bits00di bits8 nayiisnii (My younger brother bought pork chops.)
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n1zb2s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
circular, a circle
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nazhni[dah
shakes off (one)
T1d7d77n nazhni[dah.  (One shakes off corn pollen.)
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nazhni[kaad
sheepherding
Nazhni[kaadgo hats77s b1 y11t44h.  (Herding sheep is good for the body.)
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N1zl7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Nazlini, Arizona
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nda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ndaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nidaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , daga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , dooda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
no
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ndaa[ch77h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
they are lambing, they are giving birth
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ndaaz Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is heavy
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ndaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nidaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , daga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , dooda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
no
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ndeeshnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I will work
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ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nidi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
but, however
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ńdiiaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up for me (a roundish or bulky object)
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ńdiij11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick them up (a few)
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ńdiikaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up (in an open container)
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ńdiil4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up (a rope-like object)
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ńdii[teeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up (a live object)
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ńdii[ts00s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up (a flat, flexible object)
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ńdiin77[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick them up
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ńdiit88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pick it up (a slender, stiff object)
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ńd7shch77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pine tree
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ndoolnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he'll work
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nees44[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , neess44[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm growing
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neeshj9zhii
steam corn (dried)
Neeshj9zhii bi[ han77gaigo ay0o [ikan.  (Stew made with steam corn is delicious.)
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neezgai , diniih
pain, ache, it hurts
diniih:   Literal translation:   it hurts
doo neezgai da  (no pain)
doo ay00 neezgai da  (mild pain)
1[ts77s7go neezgai  (uncomfortable pain)
t11 y44d7go neezgai  (severe pain)
y4ego neezgai  (very severe pain)
t11 7iyis77 y4ego neezgai  (worst imaginable pain)
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neezn11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ten
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neezn11 j9 naanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
ten-day work project
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neezn1adi azl99
10:00 a.m. or p.m.
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neezn1diin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
one hundred
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n4iikah , n4ikah
to be returning
T8 hooghang00 n4ikah!  (Let's go home!)
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n4ikah , n4iikah
to be returning
T8 hooghang00 n4ikah!  (Let's go home!)
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n47[99
watched (I)
Shighandi n7[chih naalkid7 n47[99 (I watched television at home.)
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n4iltih
we two run
Sh7 d00 shikis t11 1kw77j9 n4iltih.  (My friend and I run everyday.)
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n4ishtih
I run.
K4jeeh7 bee n4ishtih.  (I run in sneakers.)
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n4l99go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
looking at it
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ni Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you (singular)
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ni , nahasdz11n , nihosdz11n
world
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ni- Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
your (singular)
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n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he/she says it, he/she said it
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Ni Hodi[hi[ , Nihodi[hi[
Black World, Dark World
ni (world)  +  hodi[hi[ (black (dark) area/place)
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n71 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it extends
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n7aah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give, bring
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n7daah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you sit (on the ground or floor)
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nidaakai
waitress/waiter
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nidabidiich77h
they are born
Aw44 47 nidabidiich77h.  (Babies are born.)
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nidaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ndaga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , daga Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , dooda Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
no
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nidaha1
they plan
B10lta7 nidaniitin yiniiy4 nidaha1.  (Teachers are planning for teaching.)
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nidahiilniih
buy it (we)
Nih7 47 [ikan7 t4iy1 nidahiilniih.  (We are only buying snacks.)
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nidahodineest37g77
the things that are taught
Nidahodineest37g77 47 bikehgo jookah.  (Follow the things that are taught.)
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Nidaiin77sh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Friday
Literal Translation:   Nidaiin77sh means ‘It's Over (done for the week)’ or ‘The Working Day is Over (for the week)’.
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nidaniitin
we [3 or more] teach
Nih7 0ltagi nidaniitin.  (We [3 or more] teach at the school.)
B10lta7 nidaniitin yiniiy4 nidaha1.  (Teachers are planning for teaching.)
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nidayii[niih
they buy, they purchase
Din4 47 ak11n d0lii yikih sid1h7g77 nidayii[niih.  (Navajos buy Blue Bird flour.)
Am1 d00 azh44 naaltsoos nidayii[niih.  (Mother and father buy books.)
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n7deiltih
we run
)ltadi 1[ch7n7 n7deiltih.  (The children run at school.)
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nidi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ndi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
but, however
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nidikal
golf
Notah Begay 47 nidikal yee naan4.  (Notah Begay plays golf.)
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nidizhch9
you were born
Yaiishj11shchil7 yizi[ biyi nidizhch9.  (You were born in the month of June.)
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nid0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you too
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nidoog44[
haul objects (to)
D77j9 t0 nidoog44[.  (Haul water today.)
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nighan Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
your home
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nig00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
on the ground, floor
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nihi- Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
our, your [plural]
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nih7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
we, you [plural]
Nih7 47 0ltagi naniitin.  (We [two] teach at that school.)
Nih7 0ltagi nidaniitin.  (We [3 or more] teach at the school.)
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nih7 aaj7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you (plural) over there
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nihi[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
with us, with you (plural)
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nihi[ daalkan
we enjoy the taste of
Bilas1ana nihi[ daalkan.  (We enjoy the taste of apples.)
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nihim1
our mother
Nahasdz11n Nihim1 baa 1h1y32gi  (taking care of Mother Earth)
Nihim1 chiy11n hasht4yiilaa.  (Our mother prepared the food.)
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nihitaa
our father
Nihitaa 47 nihaa 1h1ly3.  (Our father takes care of us.)
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Nihodi[hi[ , Ni Hodi[hi[
Black World, Dark World
ni (world)  +  hodi[hi[ (black (dark) area/place)
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Nihodoot[izh , Ni Hodoot[izh
Blue World.   The last group of Worlds through which the People passed, from the Underworld.
ni (world)  +  hodoot[izh (blue area/surface)
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Nihok11 Din44
Earth Surface People
Nihok11 Din44 47 nahasdz11n yikaa k44dahat9.  (Earth Surface People live on earth.)
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nihootsoii
dusk
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nihosdz11n , nahasdz11n , ni
world
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niich11d
swollen
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n77iini[ ntsaa7g77 , bil1tah dah dijool7g77
zinnia.   Zinnia is a type of flower.
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niiil4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he makes payments
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niiish[4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I make payments
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nii[ts--z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is flattened (a tire)
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niinah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
sloping upward
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n7j11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ńj11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give them (a handful)
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n7jiiltih
running
T11 1kw77j7 n7jiiltihgo y11t44h.  (It is good to run everyday.)
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niji[k==
swimming
T0 biyi niji[k== (One swims in water.)
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n7kaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give it (in an open container)
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ni[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
with you
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ni[aa
butt (your), buttocks (your), rear end (your), bottom end (your)
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ni[chih
air
Ashiik4 47 ni[chih bi[ halnego naaaash.  (Air told the boys what would happen next as they journeyed.)
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N7[chih Dine4
Spirit People
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n7[chi halne7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
radio
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n7[chi naalkid7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
television
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ni[chxon Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has a bad odor
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n7l47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that one over there
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n7l47di Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that one over there at that spot
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ni[hin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is grease-colored
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ni[hin7
greasy cricket (an insect)
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nil9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he/she is
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n7l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you are
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n7[teeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give it (an animate object)
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ni[t0l7
clean and clear
T0 ni[t0l7go ay0o likan.  (Clean clear water tastes good.)
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n7[ts00s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give it (a thin, flexible object)
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n7masii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
potato(es)
Ad33d33 n7masii nah1[nii (I bought potatoes yesterday.)
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n7maz Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is round, roundish
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nin11hai
you/your years of age
D7kw77 l1 nin11hai?  (How old are you?)
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ninaanish
job/work (your)
)ltadi ninaanish l1 hait4?  (How is your job/work at school?)
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n7n1hah
every year
T11 n7n1hah k44dadiily44h.  (We plant every year.)
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nin1h1[88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it barks repeatedly
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nin1h1[t99h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it rains repeatedly
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nineez Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tall or long
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nineez7g77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that tall one
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nin7dahiilnih
buy it (we usually)
Dam0o y1zh7go chiy11n nin7dahiilnih.  (We usually buy our groceries on Saturday.)
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nis4y1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I have been to ...
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nishaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (rigid, round, or cubical objects)
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nish11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm arriving
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nishheeh (I) Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7y9 (p) (O) Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry, give, (load, pack) (plural)
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n7sh9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I'm taking a look
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nishj11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry, give (numerous PL obj.)
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nishjoo[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (non-compact matter) (NMO
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nishkaah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (something in an open container)
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nish[4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (slender, flexible objects)
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nish[9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I am (in identity)
Bitahnii nish[9, T1chiinii b1sh7shch7n7.  (I am of The Folder Arms People Clan, born for The Red-Running-Into-Water Clan.)
Bitahnii nish[9, d00 shizh44 47 T1chiinii nl9, 1ko din4 T1chiinii danl7n7g77 b1sh7shch7n7 1daat4.  (I am of The Folder Arms People Clan, and my father is of The Red-Running-Into-Water Clan, so the people who belong to The Red-Running-Into-Water Clan are the ones for whom I was born.)
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nishn11j7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
on the left
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nishn77[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (several plural objects)
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nishteeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (animate plural objects)
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nisht88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (slender, stiff object)
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nisht[aj7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
on the right
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nisht[eeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry (mushy matter)
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nisiikai
went (we)
Shin1l7 bighang00 nisiikai.  (We went to my paternal grandfather's home.)
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nisin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I think, I want, I need
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nis7n7y1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you have been to ...
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nists00s Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry flat, flexible object, paper
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n7t44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ńt44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it was, used to be
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n7t88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ńt88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give it (a slender, stiff object)
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Nit[iz Dzil , Nt[iz Dzil
Hard Goods Mountain
Hard Goods Mountain (Nit[iz Dzil or Nt[iz Dzil) is more known as Gobernador Knob (Ch0ol97).   It is the Sacred Mountain East of Center and was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
Nit[iz Dzil 47 Ch0ol97 1t4.  (Hard Goods Mountain is Gobernador Knob.)
Nt[iz Dzil 47 Ch0ol97 1t4.  (Hard Goods Mountain is Gobernador Knob.)
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nitsaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
large
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n7weh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
farther
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n7wehg00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
farther away
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n7wehj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n0wehj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
farther, farther away
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n7y9 (p) (O) Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , nishheeh (I) Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I bring, take, carry, give, (load, pack) (plural)
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n7zaad Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
far, long
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nizh0n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
beautiful, great, wonderful
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nizh0n7go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pretty, well
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nizh0n7go naalnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he works well
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n7z77d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ńz77d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pour it
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n7zin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thinks (he/she), opinion (he/she is of the)
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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ńj11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7j11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give them (a handful)
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ńl11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ńl1ahdi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
over there (a place out of sight or mentioned earlier)
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noo[ch77[
to close your eyes
Noo[ch77[ d00 o[hosh.  (Close your eyes and sleep.)
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noolt[iizh , naneesht[iizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
zig-zag, it is crooked
naneesht[iizh:   Literal translation:   it is crooked (as a crooked stick)
honoolt[iizh  (to be zig-zag (area))
noolt[iizhgo biki naashti (to put a crooked (zig-zagging) mark on it)
aneesht[ish.  (to go zig-zagging along)
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n0omba Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
number
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n0wehj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7wehj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
farther, farther away
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nshishnish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I worked
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ńt44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7t44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it was, used to be
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ńt88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7t88h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
give it (a slender, stiff object)
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Nt[iz Dzil , Nit[iz Dzil
Hard Goods Mountain
Hard Goods Mountain (Nt[iz Dzil or Nit[iz Dzil) is more known as Gobernador Knob (Ch0ol97).   It is the Sacred Mountain East of Center and was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
Nt[iz Dzil 47 Ch0ol97 1t4.  (Hard Goods Mountain is Gobernador Knob.)
Nit[iz Dzil 47 Ch0ol97 1t4.  (Hard Goods Mountain is Gobernador Knob.)
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ntsaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is big, large
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ntsaaz Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it has become large
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ntsid7go7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
kneel-down bread
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ńz77d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , n7z77d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pour it
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