Yurok dictionary

Morphology search: -on- [-on-] • intransitive final suffix • often used with inanimate states

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cheykek'wo'n it is small (plants, etc.)


chkek'wo'n it is shallow, it is short

hereekwonek' I cough

hl'ewkwo'n it is broken open

hl'ohlko'n it crackles

hl'uehlkwo'n it explodes, shoots, goes off (of a gun, etc.)

knewe'lo'n it is long, it is tall, it is high (plants, trees, body parts, utensils, etc.)

kohtek'wo'n one (plant, etc.)

kokonewe'lo'n it is long (a tufted thing, grass, hair, etc.)

k'yoykwo'n it is slimy, slippery

lohlko'n it crackles

lo'oge'ro'n it is black, it is charred (trees, sticks, etc.)

mesee'ronuen a slim man

mesee'ro'n he/she is slender, (human beings) it is thin, it is narrow (trees, etc., body parts, clothes, utensils, boats)

mewee'ro'n it is long and smooth

muenche'ro'n it is white (tree, tree blossoms, etc.)

myooleyonok' I push aside, I push over

nahksekw'on' three (plants, etc.)

na'ak'wo'n two (plants, etc.)

pekoye'ro'n it is red (round things, tools, etc., plants, etc., body parts, utensils, clothes, worms and ropes, etc., houses, boats)

pe'ro'n it is big (houses)

rewkwo'n it is soft, it is limp

saawo'n it is cold (of liquid)

seeto'n it cracks, it chips

skeweehlo'n it is smooth, it is flat (of roads, etc.)

skewee'ro'n it is smooth (of trees, etc.)

suueleekwo'n it is blunt, it is dull

swecho'n it is torn, it has a tear

swetonepek' I am tired out

sweto'n it cracks, it splits

tekonek' I wear (clothes)

teko'n it is added (in payment for an injury)

tekteko'n it is sticky

tekteko'n it grows in tufts

tepo'n it is fixed, it stands (of things), it is rooted, it is vertical

tewo'n it breaks (of rope or string)

teekwo'n it is broken, it is shattered

tkwe'ro'n it is short, low (trees, etc., body parts, clothes, utensils)

tohtkwo'n it is rigid

tomak'wo'n second element of compound numerals (plants, etc.)

toomek'wo'n it is thick (plant, tree, etc.)

to'onek'wo'n four (plants, etc.)

twek'wo'n it is straight

twonek' I am nice (of a girl)

t'weykwo'n it is straight

t'yoykwo'n it is slippery

wehlowaawak'wo'n ten (plants, etc.)

yekwonehl a bend in a road

yekwo'n it is bent, it is folded

Dictionary entry

cheyke'ro'nvi o-class • it is small (trees, etc., houses)

Lexicon record # 105 | Source reference: R190
Derivation: morphological structure cheyk-e'ron-o-

Other paradigm form

  • attributive 3sg/3pl cheyke'rononee