finger, fourth finger

naⁿ-pe  o-za  i-towa  tʰe  (nąp oz towa tʰe)

 

finger - fourth - the

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

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naⁿ-pe o-za  (nąp oz)

fingers (RR-Quapaw)

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i-to-wa (towa)

fourth, ordinal numeral (RR-Quapaw)

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tʰe  (tʰe)

the sg/st/in, cl/in, the act (cf. 'past' meaning) (RR-Quapaw)

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

         naⁿ-pe (nąp), noⁿ-pe (nǫp) - hand (RR-Quapaw)

         noⁿ-be (noⁿbe) - hand (Omaha)

         noⁿ-be (noⁿ-bé) - the hand (FL-Osage)

         noⁿ-pe (nǫǫp) - palm of the hand, fist (CQ-Osage)

         naⁿ-be (naⁿb) - hand, paw (Kanza)

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         naⁿ-pe o-za  (nąp oz) - fingers (RR-Quapaw)

         u-za-be (uábe) - fingers (Omaha)

         sha-ge u-za-be (shá-ge u-a-be) - fingers (FL-Osage)

         o-za-be (ozbe) - digits, fingers and toes (Kanza)

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         to-wa (twa) - four (RR-Quapaw)

         du-ba (dba) - four (Omaha/Ponca)

         do-ba (dó-ba) - four (FL-Osage)

         to-pa (topa) - four (CQ-Osage)

         to-ba (tba) - four (Kanza)

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         tʰe  (tʰe) - the sg/st/in, cl/in, the act (cf. 'past' meaning) (RR-Quapaw)

         the (e) - positional article for something moving entity, that, the aforesaid (CQ-Osage)

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         de (de) - this, now (RR-Quapaw)

         the (the) - these, he/she went, go, this (Omaha)

         the (the) - this (FL-Osage)

         the (e) - that, this, those, these, they (CQ-Osage)