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English - Diné (Navajo) Dictionary:  F

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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face
anii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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(facing) in front of him
bid11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fag, faggot, homosexual, gay (a male)
n1dleeh
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faggot, homosexual, gay (a male), fag
n1dleeh
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fall (night)
hi[hiij99
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far (how)
haa ]z11d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , haash99 n4el33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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Farms (Many), Arizona
D11keh Hal1n7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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farthest behind (the), the last
ak44d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , ak44d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fat, lard, oil, grease
akah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Akah 47 hats77s doo b1 y11t4eh da.  (Fat is not good for the body.)
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father
azh44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , hataa
Azh44 bidziil.  (A father is strong.)
Am1 d00 azh44 naaltsoos nidayii[niih.  (Mother and father buy books.)
Hataa baazhn711zh baa hane  (The story of visiting the father)
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father (father's), father's mother, paternal grandmother, paternal grandfather
an1l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father (his/her)
bizh44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father (paternal grand), paternal grandmother, father's dad, father's mother
an1l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father (their)
hazh44
Ham1 da hazh44 da bi44 b1 b1jiigis.  (One can wash their mother's or father's clothes.)
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father's brother, paternal uncle
azh44 y1zh7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father's clan (I am born for it - my).   I am born for it (my father's clan), the clan for which I am born.
b1 sh7shch77n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , b1sh7shch77n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
T1chiinii b1sh7shch77n.  (I was born for the Red-Running-Into-Water Clan.) or (My father's clan is Red-Running-Into-Water Clan.)
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father's clan (you are born for it - the).   You are born for it (the father's clan)
b1 sh7n7lch77n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , b1sh7n7lch77n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Ha1t7ish2 b1sh7n7lch77n?  (What is your father's clan?.) or (What clan were you born for?)
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father's father, father's mother, paternal grandmother, paternal grandfather
an1l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father's mother, father's dad, paternal grandmother, paternal grandfather
an1l7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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father's parents (plural), paternal grandparents (plural)
an1l7k4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , han1l7k4
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fear, scare
h0y44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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feathers (life)
hin11h bitsos
Hin11h bitsos 47 ligai.  (The life feather is white.)
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February, small eagles.   February (small eagles) is meant to mean that this is the month of the "Birth of Eaglets".
Ats1 Biy11zh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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feet (measurement in), foot (measurement in)
ad4eseez Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Shiy11zh 47 hast33 ad4eseez 1n7[n44z.  (My son is six feet tall.)
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female (daughter of a)
bich44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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female hogan
A regular-hexagon or regular-octagon hogan.   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
hooghan bi11d
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female (son of a)
biy11zh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fever (he/she had a), he/she became sick
bitah honiigai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fever (he/she has a), he/she is sick
bitah honeezgai Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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field, garden
d11keh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fifteen cents
g7insi Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fifty cents
d99y11l Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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filler word
4iy1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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filth, dirt
chin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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finger
1l1zhoozh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fire (one builds a)
dizhdi[jah
Deeskaazgo dizhdi[jah.  (One builds a fire when it is cold.)
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firewood
chizh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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first, wait
1[ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , 1ts4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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First Man.   The first man in Navajo mythology.   First Woman and First Man have been around since the beginning.
Ats4 Hastiin
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First Woman.   The first woman in Navajo mythology.   First Woman and First Man have been around since the beginning.
Ats4 Asdz33 , Ats4 Asdz33n
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five
ashdla Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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five-fingered, people, humans
din4 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Din4 bi[ k44dah0jit7n7g77 b7k1an7j7lwogo y11t44h.  (It is good to help people in one's community.)
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5:00 a.m. or 5:00 p.m.
azhdladi azl99
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flashlight
bee ndildlaad7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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flesh, meat
ats8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Naaly4h4 b1hooghandi ats8 d00 nanise dah0l=.  (Meats, fruits and vegetables at the supermarket.)
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flesh (his/her/its), his/her/its meat
bits8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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flour
ak11n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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flowing up out as a fountain (water), water spring
h11l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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folds [blanket, clothes, etc.] (one).   one folds [blanket, clothes, etc.].
ah33h dazhniileeh
$4 ah33h dazhniileeh.  (One folds clothes.)
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food, groceries
chiy11n Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Chiy11n nahashniih.  (I am buying groceries/food.)
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food store, grocery store
chiy11n b1 hooghan
Chiy11n b1hooghandi chiy11n t11 a[22 bi[ nahaz3.  (There are departments/areas for food in the grocery store.)
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foot
ak44 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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foot (at its), at its base
bits98di
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foot (measurement in), feet (measurement in)
ad4eseez Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
Shiy11zh 47 hast33 ad4eseez 1n7[n44z.  (My son is six feet tall.)
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for, for that reason, inasmuch as
h11l1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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for each other (helping)
ah7[k1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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for him, after him
b7k1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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for his/her/its benefit
b1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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for that reason, for, inasmuch as
h11l1 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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for which one studies (that)
baa 0lta Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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forehead
at11 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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forget about it! (do not)
baa y00n44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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forgot about it (I), I forgot it
beis4nah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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forgot it (I), I forgot about it
beis4nah Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fork (table)
b7la t1aii Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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forty
d7zdiin Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fountain (water flowing up out as a), water spring
h11l9 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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four
d99 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
D99 bin11hai. Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. ,  (It is four years old.)
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4:00 a.m. or p.m.
d98di azl99
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Francisco Peaks (San), Sacred Mountain of the West, just north of Flagstaff, Arizona.   It was created in the Fourth World of Navajo mythology.
Dookooos[77d Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fresh fruit
tsin bineest2 1daaniid7
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friend (his), sibling of the same sex
bikis Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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frog
cha[ Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from
-d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from him, at his expense
bits33d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , bits33d00 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from him (away)
bits33 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from then on
-d00 w0shd66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona. , -d00shd66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from there
11d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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from where
h11d66 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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front of him (facing in)
bid11h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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front of him (in), ahead of him
bil32ji Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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front (up), ahead
al32j8 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fruit (fresh)
tsin bineest2 1daaniid7
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fruit (orange)
chil [itsoo7 , chil [itsxoo7 Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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fruit(s)
tsin bineest2
tsin bineest2 1daaniid7  (fresh fruit)
Ch44hjiy11n 47 tsin bineest2 1t4.  (Watermelon is a fruit.)
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fry bread
dah d7n7ilghaazh Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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futilely, in vain
ch44h Voice of Lynette Willie from Cove, Arizona.
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