dance, war dance

to-ka-ni  o-zha  (tokkni a)  

no shirt, stripped to the waist - dance

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  Speaker - Maude Supernaw

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to-ka-ni o-zha (ttokni oa)

war dance (RR-Quapaw) ___________________________________________________________________________________________

Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • to-ka-ni (tokkni), do-ka-niⁿ (dokknį) - naked to the waist, stripped to the waist (RR-Quapaw)
  • ha thu-ga-thiⁿ (ha thúgathiⁿ) - naked, nude, bare (Omaha)
  • tho-ʰka-thiⁿ (tho-ḳ-thiⁿ) - stripped to the waist (FL-Osage)
  • yo-ka-yiⁿ (yokyiⁿ) - naked, stripped to the waist (Kanza)

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  • o-zha (a) - dance, o-a-zha (aa) - I dance, o-da-zha (daa) - you dance, oⁿ-ko-zha-we (̨kowe) - we dance (RR-Quapaw)
  • o-zha (ŭjah) - dance [danser] (GI-Quapaw)
  • o-zha (o-c) - dance (LH-Quapaw)