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I   it is I: neneeninoo; I am the one who is the eagle: neneeninoo nii'eihii

 

 

 

ICE  wo'ow; it has turned to ice: nii'ote'

 

 

 

ICEBOX  toyoowoo3oo, toyoowse3oo

 

 

 

ICECREAM  niitoyoowu', tooyoowu' (means: "cold liquid")

 

 

 

ICE PICK  tonohou3ooo

 

 

 

ICY   it is icy: woo'owuuni'

 

 

 

IDENTICAL they are identical (anim. subjects): neneehii3ehi3i'; they are identical (inan. subjects): neneehiisou'u

 

 

 

IDENTIFY  I have identified him (her): neehtiiho'; he (she) has identified him (her): neehtiihoot; identify him (her)!: nehtiihin; identify it!: nehtiitii

 

 

 

 

 

IDLE  I am idle: noo3oneihnoo

 

 

 

IGNITE  it is igniting: koohooxoenoo'oo'

 

 

 

IGNORE I am ignoring you: heihoownii3eyoohuutone3; he (she) is ignoring him (her): hoownii3eyoohuutonee

 

 

 

ILL  I am ill: heesowoobeihnoo

 

 

 

ILLEGITIMATE  illegitimate child: bii'ee'eesoo

 

 

 

ILLNESS  hesowobehiit; serious illness: hoowneenowobehiit

 

 

 

IMITATE  I am imitating him (her): nooko3tono'; he (she) is imitating him (her): nooko3tonoot; they are imitating each other: nooko3toneti3i'; don't imitate me!: ciibehcihnoko3toni

 

 

 

IMMATURE he (she) is (emotionally) immature: tei'yooniinooni' hikokoh'u3ecoo; tei'yoonooteiht (childish)

 

 

 

IMMEDIATELY  xoxonou, xonou, noh(o)hooniihi'

 

 

 

IMPATIENT   I am impatient: neihoowkookoyoniih; he (she) is impatient: hiihoowkookoyoniih

 

 

 

IMPEACH  he (she) will be impeached: heetkouteneiht

 

 

 

IMPERATIVE  it is imperative: henee3oo'

 

 

 

IMPLICATE   I am implicating him (her): coowo3oowuwo'

 

 

 

IMPORTANT   I am important: heneeteihinoo; he (she) is important: heneeteiht; it is important (imperative): henee3oo'

 

 

 

IMPROVE I am improving: woo'wuni'enowoo; I am improving it: ceebe'eini'itiino

 

 

 

IN  it is in (inside): 3eneise'; he (she) is in (inside): 3eneisi'; I am in jail: 3eneisinenoo; in the water: neci'; in bed: hoobe'; in the trees: hohootii'

 

 

 

INCENSE  ceeh'eeeno' (pl.); I am burning incense: ceneeh'einoo

 

 

 

INCISOR  beici3; my incisor: neici3

 

 

 

INCLUDE  he (she) is including him (her): neniitouh'oot; we will include you: heetnii'outeen; include me (count me in)!: nohkouh'u

 

 

 

 

 

INCOHERENT  I am incoherent: ceecee'inoniiitinoo; he (she) is incoherent: ceecee'inoniiitit

 

 

 

INCOME  ceestoot

 

 

 

INCOMPLETE  it is incomplete: hoowoono'utoyoo; it is incomplete (anim. subject): hoowoono'utoneih

 

 

 

INCONSIDERATE  he (she) is inconsiderate: ceniitokobeih(i)t; he (she) is very inconsiderate: nee3neeciitokobeih(i)t

 

 

 

INDEPENDENT  I am independent: neihoowoee'eeneetowoo; he (she) is independent: hoowoe'eenii3ei hoowoee'eeneetowoo

 

 

 

INDIGENOUS   Indian people her at the beginning: heetee3owo3neniteeno';

 

people already here: niitouw hiine'tiihiiho'

 

 

 

INDUSTRIOUS  I am industrious: heeseih(i)noo

 

 

 

INFANT  anim. noun; tei'yoonehe', pl. tei'yoonoh'o'

 

 

 

INFLATE I am inflating it: niisoniciitoowo' (anim. obj.), niisonciitootowoo (inan. obj .)

 

 

 

INFLATION  (in prices) woo'owou3ooni'

 

 

 

INFLUENTIAL  I am influential: heneeteih(i)noo; he (she) is influential: heneeteiht; I was influential: nih'eeteih(i)noo

 

 

 

INFORM I am informing you: hei'towuune3en, coowoo3itoone3en (refers to:   interpreting); he (she) is informing him (her): coowoo3itoonoot

 

 

 

INFORMATION  niitowoo

 

 

 

INHALE I inhale: nii3konoo3einoo; I am inhaling: hii3konoo3einoo; I am inhaling it: hii3konootowoo; don't inhale it!: ciibeh'i3konootoo

 

 

 

INJURE  I am injured: heesiiniinoo; I am injuring him (her) (physically): heesiiniiho'; don't injure him (her)!: ciibeh'esiiniihin

 

 

 

IN-LAWS  hiitoneetiwoo

 

 

 

INNOCENT  I am innocent: neihoowu3oowubeee;  he (she) is an innocent child: heniiyooteheht

 

 

 

INSANE  I am insane: tonoowuneihinoo; he (she) is insane: tonoowuneih(i)t; he (she) was insane: nihtoowuneiht

 

 

 

 

 

INSECT  anim. noun; biisee, obv. sg. biiseen, pl. biiseno'

 

 

 

INSIDE  inside (a dwelling): ciitoowuu'; inside (an area): 3einiihi'

 

 

 

INSTANTLY  xoxonou, xonou, noh(o)hooniihi'

 

 

 

INSTRUCT  I am instructing you: heniixoohoo3ihe3en; I instruct you (I am your teacher): niixoohoo3ihe3en; I am instructing him (her): heniixoohoo3iho'; he (she) is instructing him (her): heniixoohoo3ihoot; instruct him (her)!: hiixoohoo3ihin

 

 

 

INSTRUCTOR  anim. noun; hiixohoo3i3eihii, pl. hiixohoo3i3eihiiho'

 

 

 

INSULT   they are insulting each other: honoono'neih3ti3i'

 

 

 

INTENSE  the heat is intense: noonoxoo3noneetee'

 

 

 

INTERFERE don't interfere!: ciibehcihbeebeneeteheibih

 

 

 

INTERPRET   I am interpreting: coowoo3iteenoo; I am interpreting it: coowoo3itootowoo; I am interpreting for you: coowoo3itoone3en; interpret!: cowoo3itee; interpret it!: cowoo3itootoo

 

 

 

INTERPRETER  anim. noun; cowoo3iteihii, pl. cowoo3iteehiiho'

 

 

 

INTERRUPT  I am interrupting you: toowo'(o)ne3en; he (she)is interrupting me: toowo'(o)neinoo; he (she) is interrupting him (her): toowo'noot; don't interrupt me!: ciibehcihtowo'oni 

 

 

 

INTESTINE 3oox, pl. 3ooxuu; 3eise3oono (collectively); my intestine: ne3oox, no3oox

 

 

 

INVISIBLE  I am invisible (cannot be seen): neihoownoohobei;  he (she) is invisible (cannot be seen): hoownoohobei

 

 

 

INVITE  I am inviting you: nooh'ouube3en; he (she) is inviting him (her): nooh'ouuwoot; they invite each other: noh'ouubeti3i'; he (she) has invited himself (herself): neniihennoh'ouubetit; invite him (her)!: noh'ouuwun

 

 

 

IRON  bei'ci3e'

 

 

 

IRON  I am ironing: bee3e'xoh'einoo;  I am ironing it: bee3e'xoh'owoo

 

 

 

IRRITATE   I am irritated: neeneebino'onoo; he (she) irritates me: heeneebino'heinoo; he (she) is irritating: ceneii3ookobeiht

 

 

 

ISLAND  benehe',  pl. benoh'o

 

 

 

 

 

IT   what is it?: heeyou nenee', hee'ii3ou'u

 

 

 

ITCH  I am itching: ceesice'oonoo; he (she) is itching: ceesice'oot; it is itching: ceesico'oo'