say, talk, word, speak

 

i-e  (e)

 
talk Speaker - Maude Supernaw
   
  Speaker - Odestine McWatters
   
  Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

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i-ye (iy), i-e (ie)

say (RR-Quapaw)

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i-ye (ye)

word, talk, speak (RR-Quapaw)

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What did you say?  
haⁿ  i-she  (hą i) Speaker - Maude Supernaw

what - you say

 

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What did you say?  
hoⁿ  she  (h̨  ) Speaker - Odestine McWatters
what - you say  

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You said it.

 
i-e  i-she  ni-she  (e  i  ni) Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore
word - you say - you moving, doing that  

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I dont want you to say.  

i-she  koⁿ-bda  zhi  (i kkǫbd i)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

you say - I want - not

 

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He likes to talk.  

i-e  ki-da-kni  (i kidkni)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw
talk, speak - he, she likes  

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Make loud talking (talk louder to me).  

i-e  wa-shkaⁿ-hi  aⁿ-da-ki-de  (e wak̨hi ̨dakide)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

word, say, talk - hard, with great effort, strong - to me, you cause/make happen

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • i-ye (ye) - word (RR-Quapaw)
  • i-ye (iy), i-e (ie) - say, i-he (ih) - I say, i-she (i) - you say, aⁿ-naⁿ-we (ąn̨we) - we say (RR-Quapaw)
  • i-ye (iye) - speak, talk, speaker, word, language (Omaha)
  • u-kʰi-tʰe i-e (ukʰtʰe i) - foreign word, foreign language (Omaha/Ponca)
  • e (e) - to say, e-pshe (e-pshe), e-gi-pshe (-gi-pshe) - I say, e-she (e-she) - you say, e-oⁿ-gi-thoⁿ i (e-oⁿ-gi-thoⁿ i) - we said (FL-Osage)
  • e (e) - say, ask or tell someone to do something, e-pshe (pe), e-ki-pshe (kipe) - I say, e-she (e), e-ki-she (kie) - you say (CQ-Osage)
  • e-ki-e (kie) - say, talk for another, talk in the presence of others, e-ki-pshe (kipe) - I say, I said, e-ki-she (kie) - you said, e-aⁿ-ki-e (ąkie) - we say (CQ-Osage)
  • e (e), (ee) - say, e-phe (eph) - I say , e-she (esh) - you say, e () - he/she/it say, aⁿ-ga-be (aⁿgbe) - we say, e-sha-be (eshbe) - you all say, a-be (be) - they say (Kanza)

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  • i-ye (ye) - talk, speak, i-da (id) - I talk, speak, i-da (da) - you talk, speak, aⁿ-naⁿ-we (ąną́we) - we talk, speak (RR-Quapaw)
  • sa-gi i-e (sag ie), i-e sa-gi (-e sa-g) - loud speech, to speak loud and fast, to speak firmly; earnestly or vehemently, sa-gi i-tha-e (sagi ie) - I speak loud, sa-gi i-tha-e (sagi ae) - you speak loud, sa-gi aⁿ-tha-a i (sagi aⁿaⁿ′ai) - we speak loud  (Omaha/Ponca)
  • i-e (-e) - a language, to speak, i-tha-e (i-th-e) - I speak, i-tha-e (-tha-e) - you speak (FL-Osage)
  • i-e (e) - talk about, discuss, speak of, talk, say, speak, make a speech or talk, speak a language, word, words, language, teachings, ones word, speech, prayer, i-tha-e (ie), i-thai (ii) - I speak of it, i-tha-e (ae), i-thai (ai) - you speak of it (CQ-Osage)
  • i-e (e) - speak, speech, language, sentence, i-a-ye (iye) - I, i-ya-ye (yaye) - you, i-e (e) - he/she/it (Kanza)