coffee

ma-kaⁿ  sha  (makką́ a)  

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

medicine - dark   

Speaker - Anna Beaver

   

Speaker - Mary Lane  Redeagle

   

Speaker - Odestine McWatters

 

Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

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ma-kaⁿ sha (makką́ a)

coffee, literally, dark medicine (RR-Quapaw)

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Do you want coffee?  
ma-kaⁿ sha  shkoⁿ-ta  (makką́ a kǫtt) Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore
medicine - dark - you want  

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Do you want coffee?   

jhi-e  ma-kaⁿ  sha  shkoⁿ-ta  niⁿ-khe (jhe makką́ a kǫtt nikh)

Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

you - medicine - dark - you want - you sitting, doing that

 

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

         ma-kaⁿ sha (makką́ a) - coffee, literally, dark medicine (RR-Quapaw)

         ma-kʰoⁿ sa-be (makʰⁿ sbe) - coffee, black medicine (Omaha/Ponca)

         moⁿ-ʰkoⁿ sa-be (moⁿ-k̩oⁿ́ a-be) - moⁿ-k̩oⁿ́, medicine, a-be, black, medicine-black, coffee (FL-Osage)

         maⁿ-ʰka sa (mąʰkása) - coffee, literally, black medicine (CQ-Osage)

         mo-kaⁿ sa-be (mokⁿ sbe) - coffee (Kanza)

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         ma-kaⁿ (makką́) - medicine (RR-Quapaw)

         ma-kʰoⁿ (makʰⁿ) - medicine (Omaha/Ponca)

         moⁿ-ʰkoⁿ (moⁿ-k̩oⁿ́) - drugs, any kind of medicine except poison (FL-Osage)

         maⁿ-ʰka (mąʰka) - peyote, aspirin, or any other kind of medicine (CQ-Osage)

         mo-kaⁿ (mokⁿ) - medicine (Kanza)

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         sha (a) - dark, indistinct black (RR-Quapaw)

         sha-be (shbe) - dark (Omaha/Ponca)

         sha-be (shá-be) - dark in color (FL-Osage)

         sha-pe (ápe) - dark in color, shaded, darkened (CQ-Osage)

         sha-be (shábe) - dark, shadowy, distant black, brown (Kanza)

         sha-be (shábe) - dark, shadowy, distant black, brown (Kanza)