Eyahwánsi Vocabulary

Personal pronouns

nominativenominative,English
 negated 
uwaiwaI, we (excl.), I + they
unateinateyou (sg.)
enainahe, she (animate)
uhetseihetse
uhwateihwateit (inanimate)
uweiwewe (incl.)
unetiinetiyou (pl.), you + they
eseisethey (animate)
uwetiiwetithey (inanimate)



asaisawho, what?

Some verbs

Some nouns

ahahwamimother
ahahwewifather
awamedaughter
aweweson
ayasibear
insamesister
insaye.
insewebrother
intensahwe.
iyetacub, child
uhitechief
untamifriend (female)
untewifriend (male)
uwehinti.

Some determinants

kaidentity, state, property
poown, to have
pohwebelong to, to have

pashentahweweintelligence, learning, education
panseshemesocial, activity
kinsisex
pantiwiemotion
pahyafood/eating/forage
nature/weather
time

Numerals

luone
wetwo
yathree
yefour
esáfive
esésix
usháseven
ushíeight
shunine
inséten
----
lu inséeleven
we insétwelve
insé wetwenty
ushí insé shuninety-eight
----
utséa hundred
lu utséa hundred and one
ye insé ushá utsé shunine hundred and seventy-four
----
utsé inséa thousand (10 * 100)
tahwéten thousand (104)
tahwé inséhundred thousand (10 * 104)
tahwé utséa million (100 * 104)
tahwé utsé inséten million (10 * 100 * 104)
moyéa hundred million (108)
moyé insé10 * 108
moyé utsé100 * 108
moyé utsé insé10 * 100 * 108
moyé tahwé104 * 108
moyé tahwé insé10 * 104 * 108
moyé tahwé utsé100 * 104 * 108
moyé tahwé utsé insé10 * 100 * 104 * 108


Author: René Uittenbogaard.

Conversion date: 2005-04-17

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