gray

xo-te (xtte, xott)

gray (RR-Quapaw)

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fox

 

to-ka  xo-te  (ttkka xtte)

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fox - gray

 

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opossum

 

siⁿ-te  shta  xo-te  (sįtt ta xtte)

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tail - bald - gray

 

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gray tree (post oak)

 

zhaⁿ  xo-te  (ą xtte)

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wood, tree - gray

 

* zhoⁿ xo-te (ǫ xtte) - oak, post, Q. stellata (RR-Quapaw)

 

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • xo-te (xtte, xott) - gray (RR-Quapaw)
  • xu-de (qde) - gray, brown (Omaha/Ponca)
  • xu-de (xde) - gray (Omaha)
  • xo-de (x-de) - drab, a grayish color (FL-Osage)
  • xo-dse (x-dse) - gray, a gray line (FL-Osage)
  • xo-tse (xce) - gray, dull, color or finish, faded, grayish like ashes, smoky (CQ-Osage)
  • xo-je (xje) - grey, light blue (Kanza)