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me-ro-ge'y

Dictionary entry

me-ro-ge'yvi e-class • it is easy, it is cheap

Lexicon record # 1718 | Source references: R222 JE30 JE47

Sentence examples (6)

  1. Me-ro-ge'y kue sle-kwoh.
    The shirt is cheap.

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    — Georgiana Trull, Yurok Language Conversation Book, chapter 8: "Look! Observations" (GT3-08, 2003)

  2. Mos ko'l sook me-ro-ge'y.
    Nothing is cheap.

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    — Jessie Van Pelt, Sentences (JB-01-03) (JB-01-03, 2001)

  3. Me-ro-ge'y.
    It is cheap.

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    — Jessie Van Pelt, Sentences (JB-01-03) (JB-01-03, 2001)

  4. Kwe-lekw 'o te-ne'm 'oohl 'o Wehlw-kew hee-koch so Rek'-woy so woh-pey-ye'm, 'ohl-kue-mee weet 'ee-nee me-ro-ge'y kee 'we-hloohl 'we'-yoh 'em-see 'ue-pa-'ah 'ohl-kue-mee keech wee' laa-yekw keech 'o chah-chew kee 'we-hlo-yek' 'yohl-koych' 'o pue-lekw.
    And then there were a lot of people who crossed over from Wehlkwew to Requa, as it was easier there for them to get their wood and their water now that the path was finished and it was difficult for wood to be fetched at the river mouth.

    — Florence Shaughnessy, "The First Salmon Rite at Wehlkwew" (LA16-8, 1951)

  5. Weet 'ee-nee me-ro-ge'y kee 'we-hloohl we'-yoh.
    Thus it was easier for them to get their wood.

    — Various speakers, Sentences in R. H. Robins's Yurok Language (YL, 1951)

  6. Tue nes-kwee kee-kee 'o me-ro-ge'y 'woh-kue'.
    If it is close it will be easy to make.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)