sit upon

 

a-kniⁿ (akn̨)

sit on (RR-Quapaw)

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chair  
a-kniⁿ  (knį)

Speaker - Maude Supernaw

on, upon - sit

 

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horse

 
shoⁿ-ke  a-kniⁿ  (ǫ́ke knį)

Speaker - Anna Beaver

dog - to sit on, upon

 
  Speaker - Alice Crawfish Gilmore

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eleven  
miⁿ-xti  a-kniⁿ  (mįxti aknį) Speaker - Odestine McWatters
one - sit on, upon  

* kde-bnaⁿ-taⁿ miⁿ-xti a-kniⁿ (kdbnąttą́ m̜xti knį) - eleven, 10 when 1 sitting on, same as miⁿ-xti a-kniⁿ (mįxti aknį), the contracted and more common form (RR-Quapaw)

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Dhegiha Language Family Comparison

  • a-kniⁿ (akn̨) - sit on (RR-Quapaw)
  • a-gthiⁿ (gthiⁿ) - sit, to sit on something, a-a-gthiⁿ (agiⁿ) - I sit, a-tha-gthiⁿ (agiⁿ) - you sit, aⁿ-ga-gthiⁿ i (agagiⁿ i) - we sit (Omaha/Ponca)
  • a-gthiⁿ (-gthiⁿ) - to sit upon, to sit upon a cushion, robe, or chair, a-a-gthiⁿ (-a-gthiⁿ) - I sit upon,  I sit on a cushion, a-tha-gthiⁿ (-tha-gthiⁿ) - you sit upon, you sit on a cushion, oⁿ-ga-gthiⁿ i (oⁿ-ga-gthiⁿ i) - we sit on a cushion (FL-Osage)
  • a-dliⁿ (dlįi), a-liⁿ (lįį) - sit upon, ride on, place upon, upon, chair, a-tha-liⁿ (alįį) - you sit upon (CQ-Osage)
  • a-liⁿ (áliⁿ) - sit on, chair, teen formative (Kanza)
  • a-li (áli), a-liⁿ (áliⁿ) - sit on something, sit on, chair, teen formative, a-liⁿ (aliⁿ) - I sit on, a-ya-liⁿ (yaliⁿ) - you sit on, a-liⁿ (liⁿ) - he/she/it sit on, aⁿ-ga-liⁿ-be (aⁿgliⁿbe) - we sit on, a-ya-liⁿ-be (yaliⁿbe) - you all sit on, a-liⁿ-be (liⁿbe) - they sit on (Kanza)

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  • a-kniⁿ (knį) - chair, seat (RR-Quapaw)
  • a-gthiⁿ (gthiⁿ) - chair, seat (Omaha/Ponca)
  • a-gthiⁿ (-gthiⁿ) - a chair (FL-Osage)
  • a-liⁿ (alįį) - chair, seat (CQ-Osage)
  • a-liⁿ(áli) - chair, seat (Kanza)

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  • a () - on (RR-Quapaw)
  • a (a) - on, upon (FL-Osage)
  • a () - on, upon, for (CQ-Osage)
  • a () - on, at (Kanza)

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  • kniⁿ (knį), kdiⁿ (kdį) - sit, be in a place, camp, be sitting, a-kniⁿ (knį) - I sit, be in a place, camp, be sitting, da-kniⁿ (dknį) - you sit, be in a place, camp, be sitting, oⁿ-kniⁿ-we (ǫkn̜we) - we sit, be in a place, camp, be sitting (RR-Quapaw)
  • gthiⁿ (giⁿ′) - he sit, a-gthiⁿ (agiⁿ′) - I sit, tha-gthiⁿ (agiⁿ) - you sit, aⁿ-gthiⁿ i (agiⁿ′i) - we sit (Omaha-JOD)
  • gthiⁿ (gthiⁿ) - to sit, a-gthiⁿ (a-gthiⁿ) - I sit, tha-gthiⁿ (tha-gthiⁿ) - you sit, oⁿ-gthiⁿ i (oⁿ-ghtiⁿ i) - we sit (FL-Osage)
  • liⁿ (l̜į) - sit (CQ-Osage)
  • gliⁿ (glíⁿ) - sit (Kanza)
  • liⁿ (liⁿ) - sit, stay, remain, dwell, live, reside, continue, a-liⁿ (alⁿ) - I sit, ya-liⁿ (yalⁿ) - you sit, liⁿ (liⁿ) - he/she/it sit, aⁿ-liⁿ-be (aⁿlⁿbe) - we sit, ya-liⁿ-be (yalⁿbe) - you all sit, liⁿ-be (lⁿbe) - they sit (Kanza)