aunt, older aunt (mother's side)

iⁿ-da  nyoⁿ-hoⁿ  (įdanyó̜hǫ)  

aunt, older aunt

Speaker - Odestine McWatters

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iⁿ-da  nyoⁿ-hoⁿ  (įdanyó̜hǫ)

aunt, older (RR-Quapaw)

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • i-haⁿ (ihą́), i-hoⁿ (ihó̜) - mother, someone's, iⁿ-da (įd) - mother, iⁿ-da (įd) - my mother, di-haⁿ (dihą́) - your mother (RR-Quapaw)
  • i-hoⁿ (ihⁿ) - someone's mother; his or her mother (Omaha/Ponca)
  • i-hoⁿ (ihoⁿ́) - mother, noⁿ-ha (noⁿha) - mother (F), noⁿ-ho (noⁿho) - mother (M) (Omaha)
  • i-noⁿ (í-noⁿ) - mother, i-hoⁿ (i-hoⁿ́) - mother, i-na (i-na) - mother, when addressing the mother, i-hoⁿ-the (i-hoⁿ́-the) - to have one as a mother, i-noⁿ-hoⁿ (i-noⁿ́-hoⁿ) - my mother, thi-hoⁿ (thi-hoⁿ́) - your mother, i-hoⁿ-ga (i-hoⁿ́-ga) - a sister-in-law, this term is used when referring to the sister of a mother (FL-Osage)
  • i-hoⁿ (iihǫ) - his/her mother, the mother, a mother, his/her mother's older sister, his/her maternal aunt, more precise than English, his/her aunt, i-naⁿ (iiną́) - my mother, my mother's sister, my maternal aunt, either younger or older than my mother, more precise than English, my aunt, thi-hoⁿ (iihó̜) - your mother, used by anyone speaking to a man or a woman (CQ-Osage)
  • i-naⁿ (inⁿ) - mother, i-hoⁿ (ihⁿ) - his or her mother, i-hoⁿ-ye (ihⁿye) - mother, to have as a, to call someone mother, i-naⁿ (inⁿ) - my mother, my step-mother, my mother's sister, my mother's mother's sister's daugther, my mother's mother's mother's sister's daughter's daughter, my father's brother's wife, my mother's brother's daughter, older or younger than myself (male or female speaking), my mother's brother's, my mother's mother's brother's son's daughter (female speaking) son's daughter (male or female speaking), my mother's mother's brother's son's son's daughter (male or female speaking) (Kanza)

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  • naⁿ-hoⁿ (nąhǫ), naⁿ-haⁿ (n̨hą, nąh̨) - old, grown up, mature (RR-Quapaw)
  • naⁿ-haⁿ zhi-ka (n̨hą ik) - girl who has reached puberty (RR-Quapaw)
  • naⁿ-hoⁿ de (nąh̨de) - cultivate, bring to maturity (RR-Quapaw)
  • noⁿ-hoⁿ (noⁿ-hoⁿ) - older person (FL-Osage)
  • noⁿ-hoⁿ (nóⁿhoⁿ) - adult (Kanza)

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  • noⁿ (noⁿ) - adult animal, adult person, elder (Omaha)
  • noⁿ (noⁿ) - to mature, to grow, to age, a-noⁿ a-tha (a-noⁿ′ a-tha) - I have grown to maturity, tha-noⁿ a-tha (tha-noⁿ′ a-tha) - you have grown to maturity, oⁿ-noⁿ bi a tha i (oⁿ-noⁿ bi a tha i) - we have grown to maturity (FL-Osage)
  • noⁿ (n̨ǫ) - be old, grow up to adulthood, mature, adulthood, grownups, adults, old folks, elders in times past, old ones, advanced age, old age, a-noⁿ miⁿ-kshe (an̨ǫ mįke) - Im old, tha-noⁿ niⁿ-kshe (an̨ǫ nįke) - youre old, aⁿ-noⁿ aⁿ-ka-txai (̨nǫǫ ąkatxi) - we plural are old (CQ-Osage)
  • noⁿ (noⁿ) - old, mature, aⁿ-noⁿ (ⁿnⁿ) - Im old, yi-noⁿ (yinⁿ) - youre old, noⁿ (nⁿ) - he/she/it is old, wa-noⁿ-be (wanⁿbe) - were old, yi-noⁿ-be (yinⁿbe) - you all are old, noⁿ-be (nⁿbe) - they are old (Kanza)