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Diné (Navajo) - English Dictionary:  T, T, T[, T[, Ts, Ts

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 ]


- T, T, T[, T[, Ts, Ts -

    Sound:  T as in Hat t11 (three).   T as in tap t11[17 (one).   There is an immediate stop after the T for the glottal stop.   T[ as in clock t[ah (lotion, cream, ointment).   Position tongue against the roof of the mouth and blow air out the sides of the tongue to make the T[ sound.   T[ t[oh (grass, hay).   Click the tongue as when making a horse move.   Tongue is against the roof of mouth to make the T[ sound.   Ts as in sail tsah (needle).   Ts tsah (sage brush).   Position the front part of tongue behind the front teeth and blow air out to make the Ts sound.

t11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
three
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t11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
just
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t11 aan77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is true, it really is
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t11 1h1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
close by, near
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t11 1ko Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's all
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t11 1k0d7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
that's all
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t11 1k0d7j8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
up to that point
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t11 1kw77j9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
every day
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t11 1[a Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
both of them
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t11 a[22 bi[ nahaz3
department(s)/area(s)
Chiy11n b1hooghandi chiy11n t11 a[22 bi[ nahaz3.  (There are departments/areas for food in the grocery store.)
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t11 1[ah7j8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , t11 1[ahj8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all the time, every day
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t11 1[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of it/them
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t11 1n7idla Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
both of us
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t11 1n7iltso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of us
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t11 1niit4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of us
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t11 1noht4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of you
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t11 1n0[a Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
both of you
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t11 1n0[tso Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of them
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t11 1t4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all of it, all of them
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t11 1y7d7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
near, close by
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t11 d7kw7h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , t11 d7kw77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
just a few
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t11 din4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Navajo
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t11 hw0 aj7 t4ego
self-determination, Just Move It.
Traditional Navajos believe in t11 hw0 aj7 t4ego or self-determination, a reliance on themselves to fix anything that ails them.   This includes taking responsibility for their actions and issues.
When capitalized, T11 Hw0 Aj7 T4ego means "Just Move It", a Navajo Nation health program where Navajo citizens jog on scheduled days in their communities in order to limit or control diabetes and heart disease.
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t11 77d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
already
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t11 7iyis7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , t11 7iyis77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
really, very
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t11 naaznil7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chapter officers
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t11 sahdii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
by itself
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t11 s1h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
by himself, alone
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t11 y11t44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is quite good
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T33chil Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
April (calendar month)
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t11di azl99
3:00 a.m. or p.m.
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t1adi m77l Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
three thousand
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t1adoo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
not
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t1adoo le4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
things
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t1adoo n7y1a da Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he never came
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t1adoo y1n7[ti7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
don't talk
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t11h0jigis
one mops
Nig00 t11h0jigis.  (One mops the floor.)
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t11k1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
don't (negative with optative verbs)
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t11[17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , [1aii , [a77
one, each one, just one
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t11[a7di azl99
1:00 a.m. or p.m.
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t1ani t1zhd7lyeed
walking
T1ani t1zhd7lyeedgo 47 hats77s b1 y11t44h.  (Walking is good for the body.)
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t11sh aan77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
one
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t11ts1adah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thirteen
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T33tsoh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
May (calendar month)
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t11yisk1n7d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
three days ago
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t11zdigis b1 haz1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bathroom
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t1ch44h
sweathouse.   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
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t1d7d77n
corn pollen
T1d7d77n nazhni[dah.  (One shakes off corn pollen.)
T1d7d77n bin7k1zhn7[dah.  (One sifts corn pollen.)
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t1diin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thirty
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t1diin d00 baaan naaki Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thirty-two
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T1g7j9 Ndaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , T1g7j9 Nidaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 T11 Yisk3o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 T1g7j9
Wednesday
Literal Translation:   T1g7j9 Nidaanish or T1g7j9 Ndaanish means ‘Three Days the Working Day is Over’.
Literal Translation:   Dam0o d00 T11 Yisk3o or Dam0o d00 T1g7j9 means ‘Sunday and Three Days’ or ‘Sunday plus Three Days’.
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T1g7j9 Nidaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , T1g7j9 Ndaanish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 T11 Yisk3o Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , Dam0o d00 T1g7j9
Wednesday
Literal Translation:   T1g7j9 Nidaanish or T1g7j9 Ndaanish means ‘Three Days the Working Day is Over’.
Literal Translation:   Dam0o d00 T11 Yisk3o or Dam0o d00 T1g7j9 means ‘Sunday and Three Days’ or ‘Sunday plus Three Days’.
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tah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , tahdii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
yet, still
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tah1lo Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
wait!
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tahdii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , tah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
still, yet
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t1[t[11h haal44h , toohj8 noo[nahi7
blue heron (a species of bird).   A Bird Being in the Blue World of Navajo mythology.
t1[t[11h (from under the water) + haal44h (all of a sudden it appears, it appears)
toohj8 (to the water, at the water) + noo[nahi7 (something moving)
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tanaashgiizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thick cornmeal mush
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t1n1sgis Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
I wash it
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t1n4igis Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he washes it
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taneeskani , daneeskani
cantaloupe
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t1niilaii
dragonfly
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t1t[idgo doot[izh , chil doot[izh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , doot[izh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
green color
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t1zd7sht44h
to zip around (move about speedily)
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t2zhii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
turkey
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t2zhii bits8
turkey meat
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t44h [99
zebra, water horse (mythological animal), sea horse
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t449
poverty
T449 47 naay44 1t4.  (Poverty is a monster.)
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t47 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , t4iy1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
only
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t4lii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
donkey
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t8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , t865 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
let's go, let us go, come on let's go
T8 hooghang00 n4ikah!  (Let's go home!)
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tiis Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
tree (cottonwood)
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tiishb17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
aspen
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tiists00z Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Lombardy poplar
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Tiists00z Ńdeeshgiizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Crownpoint, New Mexico
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Tiisyaakin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Holbrook
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t[aaka[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
skirt
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t[ah , bee 1d7lt[ah7
lotion, cream, ointment
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t[aj844 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
pants, trousers
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t[44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
night.   It was created in the Fourth World in Navajo mythology.
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t[44 b7ighah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
all night, all night long, the whole night through
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t[44d33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
last night
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t[4ego , yoo[k11[
at night, during the night, night-time, a/the night is passing (the period from sundown to sunup)
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t[4477[n77
midnight
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t[4477[n77 d00 bikij8
after midnight
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t[iish Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
snake, reptile
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t[7z7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
goat
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t[7z7 y00 eelwod Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
the goat ran away, the goat got lost
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T[0g7
Zia, NM.   Zia is a pueblo in New Mexico.
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t[oh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
grass, hay
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t[0odi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
outside
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t[00[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
rope, string
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t0 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
water
D77j9 t0 nidoog44[.  (Haul water today.)
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t0 bii naago7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
level (tool)
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t0 d7ch7inii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bitter water clan
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t0 h11l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
spring, fountain
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t0 siy7n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
lake, pond, sea
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T0b1j7shch7n7
Child Born-of-Water, Child Born-from-Water, Born-for-Water.   The younger son of Changing Woman and the Sun.
T0b1j7shch7n7 47 atsil7 nil9.  (Child Born-of-Water is the younger brother.)
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t0dilchxosh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
soda pop, soft drink
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T0d7n4eshzhee Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Kayenta
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T0naneesdiz7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Tuba City
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t00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
just, merely
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t00 ahay07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
many
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t00 ahoniiy07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
we are many
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t00 ahonohy07 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
you are manyu
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t00 baaih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is dirty
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t00 bahooih Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
it is bad (road)
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t00 sh99 1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
he's likely just saying it
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Tooh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Shiprock
Toohd66 n1n7sdz1.  (I have returned from Shiprock.)
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toohj8
to the water, at the water
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toohj8 noo[nahi7 , t1[t[11h haal44h
blue heron (a species of bird).   A Bird Being in the Blue World of Navajo mythology.
toohj8 (to the water, at the water) + noo[nahi7 (something moving)
t1[t[11h (from under the water) + haal44h (all of a sudden it appears, it appears)
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Tota Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Farmington
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t0zis Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
glass, bottle
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t0zis bee adl1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
drinking glass
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tsah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
needle
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tsah
sage (herb/medicine plant) brush
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ts1skeh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bed
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ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
rock
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Ts4 Bita7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Shiprock Peak, New Mexico
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ts4 [ich77 deez1h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
red rock extending
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Ts4 {ich77 Deez1h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Sanders, Arizona
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Ts4ch7zh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Rough Rock
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ts4d7d44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
purple color
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tseeb7diin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eighty
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tseeb77 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eight
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tseeb7idi azl99
8:00 a.m. or p.m.
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tseeb77ts1adah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
eighteen
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Ts4gh1hoodz1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Window Rock, Arizona
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Ts4hootsoo7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Fort Defiance, Arizona
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ts4ki
1) on a stone   2) on the tail, on the lower back
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ts4ki yaii1hii (Eastern Navajo, popular version) , w00seekidii (Western Navajo)
tobacco hornworm
ts4ki (on the lower back) + yaii1 (something sticks up) + (h)ii (the one)
W0seekidii 47 chosh 1t4.  (The tobacoo hornworm is an insect/bug.)
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ts4naa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
across
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ts4n1dleeh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
cement
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ts4ni[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
axe
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ts4sn1
wasp
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ts4s- Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
window, glass
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ts4tah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
among rocks
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Ts4yaat0h7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Cortez, Colorado
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ts7dii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
bird
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tsiigh1 hashteelini
hair dresser
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ts77h niid00h , ts77hniid00h
sickness, disease
ts77h niid00h  (body + into, heat moves = heats moves into the body = fever)
Iniihahgo ts77h niid00h nikidiigh11h.  (Sickness starts going around with the beginning of winter.)
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ts77hniid00h , ts77h niid00h
sickness, disease
ts77hniid00h  (body + into + heat moves = heats moves into the body = fever)
Iniihahgo ts77hniid00h nikidiigh11h.  (Sickness starts going around with the beginning of winter.)
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ts99[go Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
hurry, in a hurry
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ts98lgo yilki[7g77
seconds (time measurement)
ts98lgo (hurry)   yilki[ (to be moving along in a slow dragging manner, as the hands of a clock)
Aka[ii 47 ts98lgo yilki[7g77 bikehgo d0ola bi[ nidaalgeed.  (Cowboys use seconds to time thie bull riding.)
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tsiilz47
trash
Tsiilz47 doo nig00 ajii[t[iid da.  (One should not throw trash on the ground.)
{ahg00 tsiilz47 t00 haadaas1.  (There is trash scattered about in some places.)
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tsiilz47 n7jiilah
one picks up trash
Haghan binaag00 tsiilz47 n7jiilah.  (One picks up trash around the home.)
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tsiitsiin , atsiitsiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
head (body), skull
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tsiitsiin diniih
headache
Shitsiitsiin diniih.  (I have a headache.)
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tsiitsiin diniih azee , tsiitsiin diniih azee ahilneeh7g77
headache medicine, aspirin, tylenol, pills, tablets
tsiitsiin diniih azee  (head + pain, ache, it hurts + medicine = headache medicine)
Shim1 tsiitsiin diniih azee ahilneeh7g77 bee h0l=.  (My mother has headache medicine/pills.)
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tsiitsiin diniih azee ahilneeh7g77 , tsiitsiin diniih azee
headache medicine, aspirin, tylenol, pills, tablets
tsiitsiin diniih azee  (head + pain, ache, it hurts + medicine = headache medicine)
Shim1 tsiitsiin diniih azee ahilneeh7g77 bee h0l=.  (My mother has headache medicine/pills.)
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tsin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
wood, tree, stick, post
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tsin bee hahalzh7sh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
chisel
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tsin bee nehechiish7 , bee achiish7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , bee nehechiish7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
saw, handsaw
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tsin bineest2
fruit(s)
tsin bineest2 1daaniid7  (fresh fruit)
Ch44hjiy11n 47 tsin bineest2 1t4.  (Watermelon is a fruit.)
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tsin bineest2 1daaniid7
fresh fruit
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tsin sit3 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
mile
Tsostsid tsin sit3 naaly4h4 b1hooghan d00 koj8 (It is seven miles from the bank to here.)
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tsineheeshj77 a[t17 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
thin board, plywood
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tsitsaa Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
box
Asdz33 atah naan4ego tsitsaa binedi n1h0dees99 (When the woman was playing the game she hid them behind the box.)
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tsodadilzin
pray (they)
Din4 tsodadilzin yiitsa (I hear people praying.)
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Tsoodzi[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Mount Taylor, New Mexico (the southern sacred mountain of the Navajo).   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
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tsostsid Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
seven
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tsostsidi azl99
7:00 a.m. or p.m.
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tsostsidiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
seventy
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tsostsidts1adah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
seventeen
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