Ararahih'urípih
A Dictionary and Text Corpus of the Karuk Language

Vina Smith: Sentences about weaving a hat (2012)

Primary participants: Vina Smith (speaker), Kayla Begay (researcher), Clare Sandy (researcher), Line Mikkelsen (researcher)
Date: March 30, 2012
Location: Yreka
Project identifier: VS-37


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[1] akâay ukyâanik vaa pa'ápxaan?
Who made your hat?
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[2] naa nikyâat pa'ápxaan.
I made my hat.
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[3] xas nipikyâar.
Then I finish it.
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[4] naa vúra nixúti yáv panivíiktih.
I hope I weave well.
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[5] payáv nipmahóonkoonatih, vaa vúra vikáyav.
When I am happy, I weave well (the weaving is good).
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[6] yáv nipmahóonkoonatih xas vúra vaa vikáyav káru.
I am happy and the weaving is good.
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[7] xas kúkuum tá nipíkyav.
Then I did it again
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[8] xas kúkuum yáv tá nipíkyav.
Then I did it well again.
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[9] xas vúra tá nipikyâar.
Then I finished it.
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[10] yáv tá nipikyâar.
I finished it well.
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[11] nipikyâar.
I finished it.
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[12] yítha nipikyâavish.
I will make another.
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[13] nipikyâavish pa'ápxaan.
I will make another hat.
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[14] nipikyâavish.
I will make it.
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[15] neepsháravrikeesh.
She will help me.
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[16] pananikîit îin neepsháravrikeesh.
My grandmother will help me.
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[17] naa iim îin neepsháravriik.
Will you help me?
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[18] uum vura itíhaan neepsháravriiktih.
She always helps me.
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[19] uum vúra itíhaan îin neepsháravriiktih
She always helps me.
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[20] itíhaan îin neepsháravrik.
She always helps me.
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