Your search: semantic domain greetings and polite expressions
Index order: alphabetical | text frequency
Broader semantic domain: activities
Related semantic domain(s):
ceremonies and dances, food, drink, and cooking, games, hunting and fishing
Writing system: default | hyphens | linguistic
chuhl well, goodbye, so be it
chuu' well, goodbye, come on
hoyii oh!, hey!, hello!
kowishcho' thank you, thanks, I am grateful
muschen really, truly, true, yes, truly
ney greeting between women
neyen greeting between women
nowoh greeting between men
pi'woh why not!, you're welcome!, sure!, okay
wokhlew be glad, thank you, thanks, I give thanks, I am grateful
wor mode of address by a man to his wife
'ohlkum of course, you're welcome
'oyekwi' long for, miss, hey!, hello!, oh!
'oyii hey!, hello!, oh!
'oyuukwi' hey!, hello!, oh!
'ayekwi' • excl • 1 alas!, I am sorry, a formal salutation of departure, formerly used "chiefly as farewell to the dead,
etc." 2 hello! • Variant
Lexicon record # 4197 | Source references: RS(ALK1939-1::30 YM435) YM435 JE69
domain: greetings and polite expressions
Short recordings (2)
| Sentence examples
'ayekwi' (spoken by Archie Thompson)
'ayekwi' "hello" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)