see

 

i-de (de)

see, find (RR-Quapaw)

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I saw some footprints outside my house.  

si-kde  a-shi-ti  i-da-de  (sikd itti idde)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw
footprints - outside - I see  

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Did you see it?

 
i-da-de  (dade) Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

you see

 

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Did you see it?  

i-da-de  (dade)

Speaker - Odestine McWatters

you see

 

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No, I didn't see it.  

hoⁿ-zhi  wi-e  i-da-de  (hǫ we idde)

Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

no - I - I see

 

* would expect, zhi (i) - negation, i-da-da zhi (idda zhi) - I see - not

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • i-de (de) - see, find, i-da-de (idde) - I see, find, i-da-de (dade) - you see, find, oⁿ-noⁿ-da-we (ǫn̨dawe) - we see, find (RR-Quapaw)
  • i-the (ĕ) - we-the (w-ĕ) verb of i-the (ĕ); to find them (Omaha/Ponca)
  • we-tha-zhi (w-a-jĭ) - not to find, detect, or discover, to be unable to see, to be blind (Omaha/Ponca)
  • i-the (ithe) - discover, find, discussion (Omaha)
  • i-the (-the) - to see, to find, to discern, to discover, to find something lost, i-tha-the (i-th-the) - I discovered, i-tha-the (-tha-the) - you discovered, oⁿ-thoⁿ-tha i (oⁿ-thoⁿ-tha i) - we discover (FL-Osage)
  • i-the (ie) - see, find, understand, i-tha-the (iie) - I saw, i-tha-tha maⁿ-zhi (iia mą) - I did not see, i-wi-the (iwie) - I see you, we-a-the (weee) - I saw them/him, i-tha-the (iie) - I saw him/her/it, i-tha-the (iae) - you saw him, we-tha-the (weae) - you saw them, i-tha-the (iae) - you see, i-tha-pe (iape) - he saw i-tha-zhi (iai) - they didn't see, aⁿ-naⁿ-the (ąn̨e) - we see,  (CQ-Osage)
  • i-ye (ye) - see, watch, find, discover, i-a-ye (iye) - I see, i-ya-ye (yaye) - you see, i-ye (ye) - he/she/it see, aⁿ-yaⁿ-ya-be (aⁿyⁿyabe) - we see, i-ya-ya-be (yayabe) - you all see, i-ya-be (yabe) - they see (Kanza)