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ke-see

Dictionary entry

ke-seepv • future time

Lexicon record # 837 | Source reference: R206

Sentence examples (9)

  1. 'O gem', Paa', kwe-lekw, kee nahk-se-moyhl noohl wee' 'oo-le'-moh ke-see 'o ke-mey'.
    He said, No, well, we'll stay here for three days, and then he goes home.

    — Florence Shaughnessy, "Driving My Father to the Doctor as a Child" (LA181-4, 1986)

  2. Koh-chew ko-ma choo-moyhl kue kee 'we-roh-sey-yek' kue ne-puey 'o gam' kue me-wee-mor, 'O we'yk-'oh cho ko ten-pey-yom' 'ohl-kue-mee 'o-wook kwe-lekw kee chpee koh-chee ko ne-pem', kee-kee chmey-yo-nen ke-see kol' 'o ne-pem'.
    It was six days before the spearing of the salmon when the old man said, Eat plenty today, because tomorrow you will only eat once; it will be evening before you have anything to eat.

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

  3. Mo-cho keech 'e-la k'ookw-see' ke-see 'o koh-che-mee tekw-see' laa-wo-gee.
    When the fish has been split then it is to be cut once down the middle.

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

  4. Kuey' ke-see he-gok'.
    I will go later on.

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

  5. 'Owook ke-see we-nok'.
    I will not come until tomorrow.

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

  6. Yo'hl-koh kee poy he-lo-mey-yem' ke-see ke-lew he-lo-mey-ye'-mow'.
    They will dance first and then you will dance.

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

  7. Kel' kee ko poy mehl ko'-mo-yok' ke-see 'o ge-gok'.
    I will hear from you before I go there.

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

  8. Ne-kah hee-noy ke-see 'o woh-pey-ye'-moh.
    We will cross behind (the others).

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

  9. Kee ko chpe-geyr' mehl ke-lew ke-see 'o le'-moh.
    We will not go until we hear from you.

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