dig

di-ko-te  (diktte)

dig out, probe (RR-Quapaw)

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di-ko  (dikʔ)

dig with knife, spade or paws (RR-Quapaw)

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Digging a grave.  

di-ko-te  wa-xe  (dikʔ tte waxʔ)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

dig - grave

 

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

         di-ko-te (diktte) - dig out, probe, bdi-ko-te (bdkotte) - I dig out, probe, ti-ko-te (ttkotte) - you dig out, probe (RR-Quapaw)

         di-ko-te (dikʔ) - dig with knife, spade or paws, bdi-ko (bdkʔo) - I dig with knife, spade or paws, ti-ko (ttkʔo) - you with knife, spade or paws (RR-Quapaw)

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         o-xo-te (oxʔtte) - hole, natural opening (RR-Quapaw)

         o-kdo (okd) - hole, an artificial opening (RR-Quapaw)

         u-ʰku-dse (u-k̩'ú-dse) - a hole, perforation, orifice (FL-Osage)

         ko (kʔ) - hole (CQ-Osage)

         o-ko-je (ok'je) - hole, aperture (Kanza)

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         yu-ko (yuk') - scrape clean, dig up (Kanza)

         a-yu-ko (yuk'o), a-yi-ko (yik'o) - dig a hole with the hands (Kanza)