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helomeyek'

Dictionary entry

helomeyek'vi e-class • I dance • Variant helomek'

Lexicon record # 427 | Source references: R198 JE39 MM(ES44)
Semantic domain: ceremonies and dances

Other paradigm form

  • collective helomeyem'

Derived phrase or compound
  • Meweehl 'O Legehl "Cann's Prairie (on the ridge of the Bald Hills above the mouth of Redwood Creek)"

Short recordings (8) | Sentence examples (61)

  1. helomes "dance!" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)

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  2. helomeyek' "I dance" (spoken by Carrie Roberts)

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  3. helomeyek' "I dance" (spoken by Georgiana Trull)

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  4. helomeyem' "we/you(pl.)/they dance" (spoken by Carrie Roberts)

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  5. helomey' "s/he dances" (spoken by Aileen Figueroa)

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  6. helomey' "s/he dances" (spoken by Carrie Roberts)

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  7. tee'neesho mehl k'-elomeyek' (spoken by Aileen Figueroa)

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  8. 'ochkaa helome'y. "I am dancing now." (spoken by Jimmie James)

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