q̓ʷ

q̓ʷacqs   [q̓ʷacqs] Morph: q̓ʷacqs. Etym: √q̓ʷc. nose bleed.

q̓ʷac̓qs   [q̓ʷac̓qs] Morph: q̓ʷac̓qs. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. the nose fills up. uɬ iʔ knaqs nak̓ʷəm t̓i ksx̌əstwílxaʔx ixíʔ t flu məɬ ixíʔ sq̓ʷac̓qsc. When one is getting over the flu, then his nose fills up. See: q̓ʷic̓t.

q̓ʷal   [q̓ʷal] Morph: q̓ʷal. Etym: √q̓ʷl. roasted; barbequed. a cq̓ʷal a ntytyíx. Roasted salmon. See: q̓ʷl.

q̓ʷalq̓ʷltkʷ   [q̓ʷálq̓ʷəltkʷ] Morph: q̓ʷal•q̓ʷltkʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷl. q̓ʷalq̓ʷltkʷ: the place known locally as "Brush Mountain," a well-known hunting and berry-picking area extending as a ridge all the way from Cobbs Creek to Barnaby Creek. Lit: dried up

q̓ʷam   [q̓ʷam] Morph: q̓ʷam. Etym: √q̓ʷm. pile; clump. q̓ʷam. Clump (of hair, wool, hay...). əcq̓ʷám. It's piled. Sh s-t-q̓ʷm-eps Chinaman ... Teit 452 skomkemémps 'lump at back of head' ...; Th q̓ʷəˑ/q̓ʷum̓ gathered here and there; n-q̓ʷəˑ/q̓ʷum̓p style of dress which is gathered at lower back; Li q̓ʷəm to curl up, to shrivel up.

q̓ʷaq̓ʷaʕ̓y̓ílx   [q̓ʷaq̓ʷaʕ̓y̓ílx] Morph: q̓ʷa•q̓ʷaʕ̓y̓ílx. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. to mill about. q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷaʕ̓yílxəlx. There are people milling about. Morph: possibly q̓ʷaʔ•q̓ʷáy̓+lx.

q̓ʷaq̓ʷíɬtm   [q̓ʷaq̓ʷíɬtəm] Morph: q̓ʷa•q̓ʷíɬ+t+m. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack s.t. or s.o. around. Gram: c-...-st customary uɬ cq̓ʷaʔq̓ʷíɬtəmstmən, cxʷəsxʷaʔstústmən. I used to pack you around, I walked the floor with you. Ques: qʷa or qʷaʔ ? See: q̓ʷíɬtm.

q̓ʷaq̓ʷltkʷ   [q̓ʷaq̓ʷltkʷ] Morph: q̓ʷa•q̓ʷltkʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷl. q̓ʷaq̓ʷltkʷ. q̓ʷaq̓ʷltkʷ.

q̓ʷaq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnm   [q̓ʷaq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəm] Morph: q̓ʷa•q̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn+m. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. to race and race. way̓ məɬ ilíʔ q̓ʷaq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəməlx ksk̓laxʷ. They race there until dark. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn.

q̓ʷaq̓ʷʔímt   [q̓ʷaq̓ʷiʔímt] Morph: q̓ʷa•q̓ʷʔ+ímt. Variant: q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷʔímt. Etym: √q̓ʷʔ. to belch or burp. kən q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷʔímt. I burped. Sp q̓ʷaq̓ʷʔímt he belched.

q̓ʷásk̓l̕stn   [q̓ʷásk̓əl̕stən] Morph: q̓ʷásk̓l̕s+tn ? Etym: √q̓ʷsk̓l̕ ?. white sage brush. cq̓ʷásk̓əl̕stən. White sage brush.

q̓ʷastínkm   [q̓ʷastínkəm] Morph: q̓ʷastínk+m. Variant: q̓ʷaʔstínkm. Etym: √q̓ʷst. to come up with s.t. out of nowhere; to do Coyote magic. ixíʔ cut way̓ xʷústwi, way̓ q̓ʷastínkəm p̓əs p̓əs kʷƛ̓up, p̓əs p̓əs kʷƛ̓up. He said, "Hurry up," and did magic, "p̓əs p̓əs k̓ʷƛ̓up." aɬíʔ q̓ʷastínkəm uɬ c̓x̌iɬ iʔ t sqʷsiʔs iʔ sʕác̓əc̓əs. Because he made magic he looked just like his son. Ques: status of ʔ

q̓ʷaxt   [q̓ʷaxt] Morph: q̓ʷax+t. Etym: √q̓ʷx. bad smell. q̓ʷaxt. The smell of a baby with unchanged diapers.

q̓ʷaymílq̓ʷ   [q̓ʷaymílq̓ʷ] Morph: q̓ʷaymílq̓ʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷy. a spayed female dog. q̓ʷaymilq̓ʷ. Spayed female dog.

q̓ʷaysxn   [q̓ʷáysxən] Morph: q̓ʷaysxn. Etym: √q̓ʷy. pipestone. q̓ʷáysxən iʔ xƛ̓ut. Pipestone.

q̓ʷaʕy1   [q̓ʷaʕy] Morph: q̓ʷaʕy. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. to be black or dirty; to get s.t. dirty. Gram: intransitive ʕan, incá t̓i q̓ʷaʕy, anwí t̓i piˑˑq. Look, mine is black, and yours is white (referring to lean and fatty dried meat). iʔ l sk̓sásq̓ət iʔ sənk̓ʷúl̕cnəm, ixíʔ q̓ʷaʕy. It was stormy weather, black. Gram: +ɬt transitive lut ksənstílsəmp cəm̓ q̓ʷaʕyɬtám aɬíʔ way̓ p wiʔscáʕʷlx Don't think that you'll get them dirty, because you've already bathed. Sp q̓ʷay black; Cm q̓ʷiy black; Cr q̓ʷid blacken; Sh q̓ʷiy, q̓ʷey – qʷy-q̓ʷiy-t black; Li q̓ʷás-xal to blacken s.t. See: qʷaʕy.

q̓ʷaʕy2   [q̓ʷaʕy] Morph: q̓ʷaʕy. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. a group moves about; walks by. əcq̓ʷáʕy. A group walked by.

q̓ʷaʕy milk̓ʷ   [q̓ʷaʕy milk̓ʷ] Morph: q̓ʷaʕy milk̓ʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy; √mlk̓ʷ. spades (playing cards). q̓ʷaʕy milk̓ʷ. See: q̓ʷaʕy; mlk̓ʷ.

q̓ʷaʕy sílxʷaʔ   [q̓ʷaʕy sílxʷaʔ] Morph: q̓ʷaʕy sílxʷaʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy; √slxʷʔ. ace of spades. q̓ʷaʕy sílxʷaʔ. See: q̓ʷaʕy; sílxʷaʔ.

q̓ʷaʕy t̓ix̌   [q̓ʷaʕy t̓ix̌] Morph: q̓ʷaʕy t̓ix̌. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy; √t̓x̌. clubs (suit of playing cards). q̓ʷaʕy t̓ix̌. Clubs (playing cards). Sp q̓ʷay t̓íx̌-m club (playing card). See: q̓ʷaʕy; t̓ix̌.

q̓ʷaʕylqs   [q̓ʷáʕyəlqs] Morph: q̓ʷaʕylqs. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. priest. Lit: black robe iʔ l sənk̓áʕmən way̓ cwíkstən, məɬ iʔ q̓ʷaʕylqs yayáʕt iʔ stim̓ xkínəm. In the church I have seen how the priests do things. uɬ ixíʔ tqʷaʔqʷʔalmíntəm iʔ kʷu kcutíkxtəm iʔ q̓ʷaʕylqs. We are talking about what the black robes did to us. kʷa lut kən t̓ə sámaʔ, kən q̓ʷaʕylqs. I am not a white man, I am a priest. Sp q̓ʷáylqs he is a Catholic, he is a Catholic priest (black robe); Cm q̓ʷáyə̣ll̕qs priest; Cr q̓ʷádal̕qs black robe, clergy, cleric, divine, minister, priest; Sh q̓ʷey̓-lqs priest. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷaʕylxʷ   [q̓ʷaʕyḷxʷ] Morph: q̓ʷaʕylxʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. black surface (coat, fur...}. ixíʔ ckʷis iʔ q̓ʷaʕyḷxʷ iʔ sq̓lips. He took the black handkerchief. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷaʕyxníltm   [q̓ʷaʕyxníltəm] Morph: q̓ʷaʕyxnílt+m. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. a litter walks by. q̓ʷaʕyxníltəm. A litter [following their mother] walks by. See: q̓ʷaʕy2.

q̓ʷaʔ   [q̓ʷaʔ] Morph: q̓ʷaʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷʔ. to wring or squeeze s.t. Gram: +nt transitive məɬ wiʔsənx̌ʷáqʷqʷsəlx məɬ q̓ʷaʔntísəlx məɬ ɬáq̓səlx. After it's worked they wring it, then they stretch it. Sp √q̓ʷeʔ(é) pinched, squeezed; Cr hn+q̓ʷaʔ+q̓ʷeʔépeʔst castrated.

q̓ʷaʔɬqníc̓aʔ   [q̓ʷaʔɬqníc̓aʔ] Morph: q̓ʷaʔɬqníc̓aʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to be sooty. q̓ʷaʔɬqníc̓aʔ. See: q̓ʷʔuɬ.

q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷaʕ̓y̓lx   [q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷaʕ̓y̓lx] Morph: q̓ʷaʔ•q̓ʷaʕ̓y̓+lx. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. to mill about. ksq̓ʷaʔq̓ʷaʕ̓yílxsəlx. They are busy getting things organized. See: q̓ʷaʕyxníltm.

q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnm   [q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəm] Morph: q̓ʷaʔ•q̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn+m. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. to be having a race. cq̓ʷaʔq̓ʷúƛ̓xənməlx. They are having a race. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnm.

q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷʔímt   [q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷʔímt] Morph: q̓ʷaʔ•q̓ʷʔím+t. Variant: q̓ʷaq̓ʷʔímt. Etym: √q̓ʷʔm. to burp. kən q̓ʷaʔq̓ʷʔímt. I burped. See Sp hec-č-q̓aq̓ʔew̓s-cút-i he's burping; see Cr q̓ʷín̓+t burped.

q̓ʷaʔstínkm   [q̓ʷaʔstínkəm] Morph: q̓ʷaʔstínk+m. Variant: q̓ʷastínkm. Etym: √q̓ʷʔst. to summon one's powers (said of Coyote's powers). way̓ ixíʔ sq̓ʷaʔstínkəms. Then he pulled his old tricks out. q̓ʷaʔstíˑˑnkəm uɬ mus ya cəc̓əlc̓ál. He called his powers, four poles. Ques: status of ʔ See: q̓ʷs.

q̓ʷaʔx̌ʷlús   [q̓ʷaʔx̌ʷlús] Morph: q̓ʷaʔx̌ʷlús ? Etym: √q̓ʷx̌ʷl (?). q̓ʷaʔx̌ʷlús (Tonasket).

q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔhúpaʔs   [q̓ʷəcq̓ʷəc̓wiʔhúpaʔs] Morph: q̓ʷc•q̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔ+húpaʔs. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓wyʔ. Variant: q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiʔhúps; q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔhúps. Gram: analysis not clear yarrow (achillea millefolium) and sagebrush plantain (plantago patagonica).

q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔhúps   [q̓ʷəcq̓ʷəc̓wiy̓aʔhúps] Morph: q̓ʷc•q̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔ+húps. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓wyʔ. Variant: q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiʔhúps; q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiʔhúpaʔs. Gram: analysis not clear yarrow (achillea millefolium).

q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiʔhúps   [q̓ʷəcq̓ʷəc̓wiʔhúps] Morph: q̓ʷc•q̓ʷc̓wiʔ+húps. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓wyʔ. Variant: q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiy̓aʔhúps; q̓ʷcq̓ʷc̓wiʔhúpaʔs. Gram: analysis not clear yarrow (achillea millefolium).

q̓ʷc̓iʔ   [q̓ʷc̓iʔ] Morph: q̓ʷc̓iʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓ʔ. pit house. ixíʔ q̓ʷc̓iʔs sənk̓líp. That's Coyote's pit house.

q̓ʷc̓q̓ʷic̓   [q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷíc̓] Morph: q̓ʷc̓•q̓ʷic̓. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to fill several containers. Gram: +nt transitive uɬ ixíʔ q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷíc̓əs iʔ ƛ̓əqƛ̓áqnaʔs uɬ t̓i put iʔ ƛ̓áqnaʔs. He filled the sacks, he had just enough sacks. See: q̓ʷic̓.

q̓ʷc̓q̓ʷic̓t   [q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷíc̓t] Morph: q̓ʷc̓•q̓ʷic̓+t. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to be full; several containers are full. n̓ín̓w̓iʔs kʷu q̓ʷliw̓m, q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷíc̓t iʔ yəmyámx̌ʷaʔtət mi sic kʷu ɬxʷuy. As we pick berries, when our baskets are full, then we'll go back. atáʔ xʷúyilx ɬ q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷíc̓t iʔ ccpaʔpík ksk̓ʷəl̕k̓ʷúl̕ɬxʷaʔxəlx. They went loaded with boards, they are going to build houses. See: q̓ʷic̓t.

q̓ʷc̓q̓ʷuc̓kst   [q̓ʷəc̓q̓ʷúc̓kst] Morph: q̓ʷc̓•q̓ʷuc̓kst. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. fat hands, as those of a child. See: q̓ʷuc̓t.

q̓ʷic̓   [q̓ʷic̓] Morph: q̓ʷic̓. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to fill s.t. Gram: +ɬt transitive q̓ʷíc̓əɬtən... I filled his... Sp q̓ʷéc̓-t it's full; Cm q̓ʷac̓‑st‑xʷ you fill s.t.; Cr q̓ʷic̓ full, replete; Sh qʷec̓t full; Th √q̓ʷéc̓ fill.

q̓ʷic̓c̓   [q̓ʷíc̓əc̓] Morph: q̓ʷic̓•c̓. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to be filled. ixíʔ kc̓xʷínaʔs uɬ k̓ík̓aʔt ksq̓ʷíc̓əc̓. She poured water in it, nearly to the top. See: q̓ʷic̓.

q̓ʷic̓ltn   [q̓ʷíc̓əltən] Morph: q̓ʷic̓lt+n. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to fill one's basket. q̓ʷíc̓əltən. He filled his basket. kʷu q̓ʷíc̓əltən. We filled our baskets. t̓i put q̓ʷíc̓əltən cqʷəlqʷílt tla yxʷut ixíʔ snínaʔ. Just when she [Chipmunk] filled the basket, Owl spoke from below. See: q̓ʷic̓.

q̓ʷic̓st   [q̓ʷíc̓əst] Morph: q̓ʷic̓+st. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to fill s.t.; to make s.t. full. uɬ q̓ʷíc̓əsts way̓ ixíʔ t supúlaʔxʷ ixíʔ təqmíˑˑs. He filled it with hay and put it down. See: q̓ʷic̓.

q̓ʷic̓t   [q̓ʷic̓t] Morph: q̓ʷic̓+t. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. to fill. k̓aʔkín aʔ cxʷuy iʔ siwɬkʷ, iʔ lútiʔ sq̓ʷic̓ts. Wherever the water flows it has not filled yet, to this day. See: q̓ʷic̓.

q̓ʷiɬɬq̓ʷɬt   [q̓ʷíɬəɬq̓ʷəɬt] Morph: q̓ʷiɬ•ɬ•q̓ʷɬ+t. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to be strong, able, smart. axáʔ mnímɬəmp p q̓ʷíɬəɬq̓ʷəɬt. You folks are smart. See: q̓ʷɬ.

q̓ʷíɬmiʔst   [q̓ʷíɬmiʔst] Morph: q̓ʷíɬ+miʔst. Etym: √q̓ʷɬt. to show off; to do some prowess; to do something noteworthy; to try hard; to do one's best; to pick oneself up. cúntəm axáʔ iʔ t ɬsísəncaʔs, hahúy, hoy q̓ʷíɬmiʔstx. His little brother said, "OK, do something smart!" kʷ ikstq̓ʷíɬmistəm. I’ll show off to / for you. ixíʔ uɬ sic t̓əxʷ kʷu nk̓áwlaʔxʷstəm uɬ way̓ t̓əxʷ t̓i kʷu q̓ʷíɬmiʔst. And then if they kill us all we will try hard. Sp √q̓ʷiɬ able-bodied; Cm q̓ʷiɬ‑m(n)‑nct courage; Cr q̓ʷiɬ enduring, persevering.

q̓ʷiɬq̓ʷɬt   [q̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬt] Morph: q̓ʷiɬ•q̓ʷɬ+t. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to be strong, able, smart, diligent, accomplished. caʔkʷ kʷu ɬə q̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬt uɬ axáʔ iʔ kʷu ƛ̓ax̌əx̌ƛ̓x̌áp. If we elders were stronger... way̓ mat iʔ sq̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬtx. He's sure smart. way̓ t̓əxʷ aɬíʔ anwí kʷ sq̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬtx. Well, you are smart. níkxna qʷásqiʔ, way̓ q̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬt iʔ l syríwaxən. Blue Jay is very good on snow shoes. axáʔ mnímɬəmp p q̓ʷíɬq̓ʷəɬt, uɬ way̓ t̓i p symscút iʔ ksəxʷsxʷúsəlxəmp. You can do it, you are able to hurry. Sp q̓ʷíɬq̓ʷɬ-t she's able-bodied, she's capable, she's one you can always depend on; Cm q̓ʷiɬ‑q̓ʷiɬ‑t be diligent, industrious. See: q̓ʷɬ.

q̓ʷiɬt   [q̓ʷiɬt] Morph: q̓ʷiɬ+t. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack s.t. on one's back. kʕacíkiʔs məɬ q̓ʷiɬt t slip̓. He ties it together, and packs the wood. Sp q̓ʷéɬ-t it's carried on the back, he packed it on his back; Cm q̓ʷáɬt to backpack, pack; Cr q̓ʷeɬ endurance (to have ...); Sh q̓ʷɬtiʔ quiver; Th √q̓ʷéɬt back pack; Li q̓ʷəɬtiʔ quiver (for arrows).

q̓ʷiɬtm   [q̓ʷíɬtəm] Morph: q̓ʷiɬ+t+m. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack or carry s.t. or s.o. Gram: +nt transitive xʷúystəm q̓ʷíɬtməntəm iʔ təl̕ xmin̓. He took them, he carried them from the enemy. q̓ʷíɬtməntxʷ asqʷəqʷsqʷsíʔ məɬ ixíʔ asxʷúy t təmxʷúlaʔxʷ. You will carry your child and you will go from the land. way̓ ixíʔ cq̓ʷíɬtmsəlx xʷuˑˑylx way̓ ckícxstsəlx ixíʔ uɬ ilíʔ mútstsəlx. They went and they packed him there, they sat him down there. Gram: c-...-st customary kʷ kstkɬmilxʷ mi kʷu ɬə ɬcq̓ʷíɬtəmstxʷ. You are the woman and then you want to carry me? See: q̓ʷíɬt.

q̓ʷíɬtmi   [q̓ʷíɬtmi] Morph: q̓ʷíɬt+mi. Etym: √q̓ʷɬt. to pack; to carry. Gram: +nt transitive way̓ i[xíʔ] mat kʕacíkiʔs uɬ ixíʔ ksq̓ʷíɬtmiʔs. He must have prepared it for a pack. See: q̓ʷiɬt.

q̓ʷiq̓ʷiyús   [q̓ʷiq̓ʷiyús] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷyus. Etym: √q̓ʷy. q̓ʷiq̓ʷiyús. See: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷyus.

q̓ʷitásq̓t   [q̓ʷitásq̓t] Morph: q̓ʷy+tasq̓t. Etym: √q̓ʷy. :q̓ʷitásq̓t. See: q̓ʷytasq̓t.

q̓ʷixʷ   [q̓ʷixʷ] Morph: q̓ʷixʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷxʷ. to untie. Gram: +nt transitive uɬ caʔkʷ axáʔ q̓ʷíxʷən i l ink̓əɬk̓əmcníkst uɬ iʔ l isənɬq̓ʷútən ckʕacstín. I could have untied it from my wrist and tied it to my bed. Sp q̓ʷixʷ slide, glide, unravel.

q̓ʷiys   [q̓ʷiys] Morph: q̓ʷiys. Etym: √q̓ʷy. to blacken one's face. Gram: intransitive xʷuyx q̓ʷiysx. Go blacken your face! Gram: middle q̓ʷíysəm. To blacken one's face. kən q̓ʷíysəm. I blackened my face. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷiysm   [q̓ʷíysəm] Morph: q̓ʷiy+s+m. Etym: √q̓ʷy. to blacken one's face. q̓ʷíysəm. To blacken one's face. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷl   [q̓ʷəl] Morph: q̓ʷl. Variant: q̓ʷl̕. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to roast s.t. Gram: intransitive səcq̓ʷəlmíx t stim̓. He is roasting something. way̓ ixíʔ q̓ʷləntísəlx, uləntísəlx. They roasted him, burned him up. Gram: +nt transitive sxəntís ixíʔ, úɬiʔ sxáp uɬ síciʔ q̓ʷləntís. She aired it out and when it had no more smell then she roasted it. Gram: middle ixíʔ uɬ cəqʔíɬc̓aʔm, t̓əxʷ q̓ʷláməlx axáʔ iʔ sqəlqəltmíxʷ. The men folks started drying meat, roasting it. Sp √q̓ʷl(í) to roast, to barbeque; qt0:q̓ʷl-ím he barbequed; Cm q̓ʷl‑m to roast over a fire; Cr q̓ʷel̕ burn, cook; Sh qt"√q̓ʷel to roast; Th √q̓ʷey ripe/cook; Li q̓ʷə́l-əm to roast...

q̓ʷla   [q̓ʷla] Morph: q̓ʷla. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to roast. Gram: intransitive q̓ʷlax. Roast it! Gram: middle q̓ʷlám. To roast. See: q̓ʷl.

q̓ʷlam   [q̓ʷlam] Morph: q̓ʷla+m. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to roast (meat). See: q̓ʷl.

q̓ʷláqaʔ   [q̓ʷuláqaʔ] Morph: q̓ʷláqaʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷlqʔ. a scoundrel. q̓ʷuláqaʔ. Scoundrel. Ques: q̓ʷul or q̓ʷl or q̓wl

q̓ʷlasqn   [q̓ʷəlásqn] Morph: q̓ʷlasqn. Etym: √q̓ʷls. q̓ʷlasqn (Kolaskin, Joe Skolaskin. Sanpoil spiritual leader and prophet of the 1870s). q̓ʷlasqn.

q̓ʷlcncut   [q̓ʷəlcəncút] Morph: q̓ʷlcn+cut. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to roast s.t. for oneself. kʷu q̓ʷəlcəncút t sɬiqʷ. We roasted some meat for ourselves. See: q̓ʷl.

q̓ʷlislm   [q̓ʷlísləm] Morph: q̓ʷlisl+m. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to roast fish. q̓ʷlislm. See: q̓ʷl.

q̓ʷliw   [q̓ʷliw] Morph: q̓ʷliw. Variant: q̓ʷliw̓. Etym: √q̓ʷlw̓. to pick berries.

q̓ʷliw̓   [q̓ʷliw̓] Morph: q̓ʷliw̓. Variant: q̓ʷliw. Etym: √q̓ʷlw̓. to pick berries. Gram: intransitive way̓ kən ksq̓ʷlíwaʔx t síyaʔ. I am going picking some saskatoons. Gram: c-...-st customary kəm̓ iʔ sɬaq ɬaʔ cq̓ʷlíwsts iʔ sqilxʷ məɬ x̌əw̓ntís. When people pick the service berry, they dry it. i l ksíyaʔtən ka ckp̓iʔqús iʔ síyaʔ, uɬ əcq̓ʷlíwstsəlx. Saskatoons ripen in June, and that's when they are picked. Gram: middle way̓ kən q̓ʷəlíw̓m. I picked berries (and brought them back). məɬ ixíʔ sq̓ʷəl̕íw̓ms tə skʷlis. He would pick kinnickinnik berries. Sp √q̓ʷléw̓; Cr q̓ʷelíw̓ bear eats berries; Sh q̓ʷlew-m to pick berries; Th /q̓ʷy/éw̓-e-s pick s.t. [berries, fruit]; Li q̓ʷl-aw̓-əm to pick berries.

q̓ʷlwaɬqʷm   [q̓ʷəlwáɬqʷm] Morph: q̓ʷlwaɬqʷ+m. Etym: √q̓ʷlw. to pick berries or fruit. q̓ʷlwaɬqʷm. See: q̓ʷliw̓m.

q̓ʷlw̓mimn   [q̓ʷluʔmímən] Morph: q̓ʷlw̓+m+imn. Etym: √q̓ʷlw̓. to pick berries often; to like to pick berries. q̓ʷluʔmímən. He likes to pick berries. See: q̓ʷliw̓m.

q̓ʷlw̓scin   [q̓ʷluʔscín] Morph: q̓ʷlw̓scin. Etym: √q̓ʷlw̓. to pick (berries) and eat. uɬ q̓ʷlw̓scin uɬ q̓ʷliwm. And she picked and ate and picked. Sp hec-q̓ʷluʔscín-i she's eating berries right off the bushes; Th q̓ʷiʔs-cí-n-s eat berries as one picks, eat some while picking; Li q̓ʷəl-us-cín to eat berries as one is picking them. See: q̓ʷliw̓.

q̓ʷl̕   [q̓ʷəl̕] Morph: q̓ʷl̕. Variant: q̓ʷl. Etym: √q̓ʷl̕. to roast s.t. Gram: +nt transitive way̓ ixíʔ sənɬx̌ʷúlaʔxʷəmsəlx nk̓íssəlx ilíʔ, məɬ ilíʔ mi q̓ʷl̕əntís iʔ skíləms. They had made a hole in the ground they had piled twigs there, and thatʼs where sheʼll roast the one she chased.

q̓ʷl̕iw̓   [q̓ʷliw̓] Morph: q̓ʷl̕iw̓. Etym: √q̓ʷlw̓. to pick berries. scq̓ʷl̕íwx. They're picking berries. Sp √q̓ʷléw̓ to pick berries; q̓ʷléw̓-m he picked berries; Cr q̓ʷelíw̓ bear eats berries; Sh q̓ʷlew-m to pick berries; Th /q̓ʷy/éw̓-m ~ /q̓ʷy/áw̓-m; Li q̓ʷl-áw̓-əm. See: q̓ʷliw̓m.

q̓ʷl̕iw̓m   [q̓ʷl̕íw̓əm] Morph: q̓ʷl̕iw̓+m. Etym: √q̓ʷlw. to pick berries. Gram: +nt transitive q̓ʷl̕íwms. He picked berries. Sp q̓ʷléw̓-m he picked berries; Cr q̓ʷelíw̓ bear eats berries; Sh q̓ʷlew-m; Th /q̓ʷy/éw̓-m ~ /q̓ʷy/áw̓-m; Li q̓ʷl-áw̓-əm. See: q̓ʷliwm.

q̓ʷl̕liw   [q̓ʷl̕liw] Morph: q̓ʷl̕•l•iw. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to pick berries. mat səcq̓ʷəl̕líwxəlx. Maybe they're picking berries. kʷu ksq̓ʷəl̕líwaʔx. We are going to pick berries. See: q̓ʷliw̓.

q̓ʷɬ   [q̓ʷəɬ] Morph: q̓ʷɬ. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. root with meaning "able to" on which several stems are formed. See: sq̓ʷɬcin; q̓ʷiɬɬq̓ʷɬt; q̓ʷiɬq̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬmist   [q̓ʷəɬmíst] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+mist. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to carry a heavy burden. aɬíʔ yaʕyáʕt kʷu t̓k̓ʷílsmntəp kn ksq̓ʷəɬmístaʔx məɬ talíʔ kn kswítmist. Since you have all placed your trust in me, I will have to do the best I can. See: q̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬ(t)   [q̓ʷəɬt] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+t. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. root with meaning "to pack, to carry" on which several stems are built. See: q̓ʷɬmist; q̓ʷɬtilt; q̓ʷɬtlscut; q̓ʷɬtlwis; q̓ʷɬtsqáx̌aʔ; q̓ʷɬtsqáx̌aʔm; nq̓ʷɬsqáx̌aʔtn; nq̓ʷɬtsqáx̌aʔtn; nq̓ʷaɬtsqáx̌aʔtn; nq̓ʷɬtaqs; snq̓ʷɬtiʔstn. Sp √q̓ʷiɬ able-bodied; Cm q̓ʷiɬ‑q̓ʷiɬ‑t be diligent, industrious; Cr q̓ʷeɬ endurance (to have...); Sh q̓ʷɬtiʔ quiver; Th √q̓ʷéɬt back pack; Li q̓ʷəɬtíʔ quiver.

q̓ʷɬtilt   [q̓ʷəɬtílt] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+tilt. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to carry a baby or child, to pack a baby on one's back. q̓ʷəɬtílt. See: q̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬtlscut   [q̓ʷəɬtəlscút] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+tlscut. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack one's belongings or baggage. q̓ʷəɬtəlscút. See: q̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬtlwis   [q̓ʷəɬtəlwís] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+t+lwis. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack s.t. or s.o. around; to carry s.t. or s.o. uɬ ha kʷu ɬ q̓ʷəɬtəlwístxʷ. And then you'd pack me around? See: q̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬtmin   [q̓ʷəɬtmín] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+t+min. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. wolverine. iʔ q̓ʷəɬtmín lut stim̓ t̓a ksənx̌ílstəm. Nothing will scare the wolverine. Cm q̓ʷɬt‑m‑ayn wolverine.

q̓ʷɬtsqáx̌aʔ   [q̓ʷəɬtsqáx̌aʔ] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+tsqáx̌aʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack a horse. iˑˑ məɬ k̓aʔílx mqʷaqʷ mi uɬ inlʔíw ɬckicx uɬ aɬíʔ scq̓ʷaɬtsqáx̌aʔx. In the fall it snows and my father gets back because he was packing. See: q̓ʷɬt.

q̓ʷɬtsqáx̌aʔm   [q̓ʷəɬtsqáx̌aʔm] Morph: q̓ʷɬ+tsqáx̌aʔ+m. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to pack horses; to pack s.t. on horses. Gram: intransitive way̓ iʔ tkɬmilxʷ iʔ sqaqcqícəlxs aɬíʔ cq̓ʷəɬtsqáx̌aʔm aɬíʔ ksʔímxaʔxəlx. The woman was running around, packing a horse because they were going to move. Gram: +nt transitive ixíʔ uɬ cq̓ʷəɬtsqáx̌aʔməntəm iʔ la nq̓ʷəɬtsqáx̌aʔtən. Then we'll pack them on the horse.

q̓ʷmasq̓t   [q̓ʷmasq̓t] Morph: q̓ʷmasq̓t. Etym: √q̓ʷm. q̓ʷmasq̓t. q̓ʷmasq̓t.

q̓ʷmikst   [q̓ʷmikst] Morph: q̓ʷmikst. Etym: √q̓ʷm. to take s.t. and bunch it up. q̓ʷmikst. Take cloth and bunch it up. See: q̓ʷmq̓ʷm; q̓ʷam.

q̓ʷmqin   [q̓ʷəmqín] Morph: q̓ʷmqin. Gram: Inchelium form Etym: √q̓ʷm. horn; antler. aɬíʔ iʔ t sc̓im̓ iʔ t q̓ʷəmqín ka cqx̌áməlx. They split it with a bone, a horn. Cm q̓ʷum‑qn head.

q̓ʷmqníc̓aʔ   [q̓ʷəmqníc̓aʔ] Morph: q̓ʷmqníc̓aʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷm. q̓ʷmqníc̓aʔ.

q̓ʷmq̓ʷm   [q̓ʷəmq̓ʷəm] Morph: q̓ʷm•q̓ʷm. Etym: √q̓ʷm. to stuff; to grab. Gram: c-...-st customary way̓ ixíʔ qʷáʕsqiʔ ckəm̓ntís axáʔ itíʔ aʔ cq̓ʷəmq̓ʷəmstís iʔ ktk̓əm̓m̓áqstxəns iʔ kskilyúlkstxəns. Then Blue Jay gathered what she had stuffed her legs with to make them big. Sp √q̓ʷum̓ take, grab. See: q̓ʷam.

q̓ʷm̓qn̓íc̓aʔ   [q̓ʷəm̓qn̓íc̓aʔ] Morph: q̓ʷm̓qn̓íc̓aʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷm. q̓ʷm̓qn̓íc̓aʔ: the hill known locally as "Gold Hill," situated just north from the present town of Kettle Falls. Lit: hide made from horn or woolly hide (OkB) q̓ʷm̓qn̓íc̓aʔ.

q̓ʷp̓q̓ʷup̓xn   [q̓ʷəp̓q̓ʷúp̓xən] Morph: q̓ʷp̓•q̓ʷup̓xn. Etym: √q̓ʷp̓. gunny sack. aʔ cnután iʔ l q̓ʷəp̓q̓ʷúp̓xən aʔ ckɬíxʷp. Where it's stored is in hanging gunny sacks. See Sh qʷʔep gunnysack; Th /q̓ʷúp̓x̌n bag, sack. Ques: x or x̌ ?

q̓ʷq̓ʷak   [q̓ʷq̓ʷak] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷak. Variant: q̓ʷq̓ʷaʔk. Etym: √q̓ʷk. squawfish, sucker. t̓i nxʷák̓ʷək̓ʷ iʔ qáqxʷəlx, nixʷ k̓ʷam q̓ʷq̓ʷak iʔ qíxʷəlx, iʔ k̓k̓əsk̓ásaʔt iʔ qáqxʷəlx. They were clean of fish, even of bony fish suckers, bad fish.

q̓ʷq̓ʷaʕy1   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷáʕy] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷaʕy. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. a group moves about; walks by. əcq̓ʷáʕy iʔ səcm̓álaʔ. A group of children walked by. Sp q̓ʷaʕ(á) to slide, to glide; qeʔ c-q̓ʷʕ-áp we began toward home from there; Cr q̓ʷeʕ+p slid (it...), he slid involuntarily.

q̓ʷq̓ʷaʕy2   [q̓ʷq̓ʷaʕy] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷaʕy. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. black. q̓ʷəq̓ʷáʕy iʔ st̓maʕlt. A black buffalo cow.

q̓ʷq̓ʷaʕ̓y̓lx   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷáʕ̓y̓lx] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷaʕ̓y̓+lx. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. to mill about. q̓ʷq̓ʷʕ̓áylx iʔ scəcm̓álaʔ. The little kids went down there. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷq̓ʷaʔk   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷáʔk] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷaʔk. Variant: q̓ʷq̓ʷak. Etym: √q̓ʷk. red-mouthed squaw fish. Sp q̓ʷeʔč squawfish (refers to the sound they make when caught); the sound of choking; Cm q̓ʷaʔák carp; suckers {fish}.

q̓ʷq̓ʷc̓w̓íy̓aʔ   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷc̓w̓íy̓aʔ] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷc̓w̓íy̓aʔ. Variant: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷc̓wíyaʔ. Etym: √q̓c̓w̓yʔ. chipmunk, Chipmunk, a creature low on the manhood scale. Sp q̓ʷq̓ʷc̓-w̓-éy̓eʔ chipmunk; Cm q̓ʷc̓w̓áy̓aʔ chipmunk; Cr q̓ʷ+q̓ʷc̓w̓íy̓eʔ chipmunk; Sh qəc̓wéw̓ye chipmunk.

q̓ʷq̓ʷl̕iw̓m   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷl̕íwm] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷl̕iw̓+m. Etym: √q̓ʷl. to pick a few berries. kscq̓ʷəq̓ʷl̕íwm. He had a few berries picked. See: q̓ʷliw̓m.

q̓ʷq̓ʷmíkaʔst   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷmíkaʔst] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷmíkaʔst. Etym: √q̓ʷm. to be curled up. cq̓ʷəq̓ʷmíˑˑkaʔst iʔ pəptwínaʔxʷ. The old lady was all curled up. iʔ sttəmtímaʔ səcq̓ʷq̓ʷmíkaʔst əck̓k̓níyaʔ. The grandmother was curled up, listening.

q̓ʷq̓ʷmksncut   [q̓ʷq̓ʷəmksəncút] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷmks+ncut. Etym: √q̓ʷm. to lie curled up in a ball. way̓ ixíʔ q̓ʷq̓ʷəmksəncúts mat ilíʔ. She curled up in a ball. Sp q̓ʷmčs-n-cút the little old lady laid herself down on her side, knees drawn up, and hands together; See Cr q̓ʷem+p cramp, spasm (to have a muscle ...).

q̓ʷq̓ʷstam   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷstám] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷsta+m ? Etym: √q̓ʷst ?. high altitude swamp. q̓ʷəq̓ʷstám. Slough, swamp in alpine areas.

q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxən] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. to race; to go to the races. way̓ kʷu ksq̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnaʔx. Let's foot race. ixíʔ sənk̓líp sxʷuys iʔ k̓əl səcq̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnaʔx. Coyote went to the races. Sp √q̓ʷuƛ̓š run (pl.), q̓ʷúƛ̓š they ran; q̓ʷƛ̓q̓ʷúƛ̓š they ran around helter-skelter; they participated in a foot race; q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓eʔš they competed in a foot race (or horse race); Cm q̓ʷaʔ‑q̓ʷuƛ̓‑aʔ–xn‑m foot or horse race; Sh *qʷút̓e - sə-qʷút̓e-xn-m horse race; Th √q̓ʷúƛ̓eʔ race?

q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnm   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəm] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn+m. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. to (have a) race. way̓ ixíʔ q̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəms iʔ x̌yáɬnəxʷ. He races with the setting sun. way̓ uɬ ixíʔ cq̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəm iʔ sqilxʷ q̓sápiʔ. A long time ago the people raced the horses. t̓əxʷ kən sxʷuyx iʔ k̓əl cq̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxnəm. I am going to the races. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn.

q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxntn   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxəntən] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn+tn. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. race horse. axáʔ iʔ l anq̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxəntən. This is for your race horse. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓aʔxn.

q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓xnm   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷúƛ̓xnəm] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷúƛ̓xn+m. Etym: √q̓ʷƛ̓ʔ. to run a race. q̓ʷq̓ʷúƛ̓xnm.

q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ílaʔx   [q̓ʷq̓ʷʔílaʔx] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷy̓ílaʔx. Etym: √q̓ʷʔ. to dance a little. q̓ʷq̓ʷʔílaʔx. Do a little dance. q̓ʷq̓ʷʔílaʔxəx iʔ k̓əl sənkɬmútn. Dance as far as the chair! See: q̓ʷy̓ilx.

q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxn   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷiʔyústxən] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷy̓yustxn. Etym: √q̓ʷʔ. to tap the foot. way̓ kən ksccənpáɬq̓ʷəltx uɬ kən ksq̓ʷəq̓ʷʔyústxnaʔx. I'm going to hum and tap my foot. See: q̓ʷy̓.

q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxn   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷiʔyústxən] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷʔ+yustxn. Etym: √q̓ʷy̓. to tap the foot. way̓ kən ksccənpáɬq̓ʷəltx uɬ kən ksq̓ʷəq̓ʷʔyústxnaʔx. I'm going to hum and tap my foot. See: q̓ʷy̓.

q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxnm   [q̓ʷəq̓ʷiʔyústxnəm] Morph: q̓ʷ•q̓ʷy̓yustxn+m. Etym: √q̓ʷʔ. to tap the foot. ilíʔ kɬʔamút, əcənccənpáɬq̓ʷəlt uɬ əcq̓ʷəq̓ʷʔyústxnəm. He's sitting down there, humming and tapping his foot. See: q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxn.

q̓ʷs   [q̓ʷəs] Morph: q̓ʷs. Etym: √q̓ʷs. root with meaning "magic, power" on which several stems are formed. See: q̓ʷsq̓ʷast; sq̓ʷastínk; sq̓ʷaʔstínk; q̓ʷaʔstínkm; ɬq̓ʷaʔstínkm.

q̓ʷsq̓ʷas   [q̓ʷəsq̓ʷás] Morph: q̓ʷs•q̓ʷas. Etym: √q̓ʷs. 1 • meadow hay.

2 • bur-reed (sparganium eurycarpum). q̓ʷəsq̓ʷás. Sp q̓ʷq̓ʷís sedge.

q̓ʷsq̓ʷast   [q̓ʷəsq̓ʷást] Morph: q̓ʷs•q̓ʷas+t. Etym: √q̓ʷs. one's wish; one's powers. ixíʔ uɬ ɬaʔ sk̓əɬk̓láxʷs way̓ uɬ x̌əlíts iʔ ksisyústəns iʔ q̓ʷəsq̓ʷásts. He asked for his powers, his wishes. See: q̓ʷs.

q̓ʷsq̓ʷastqín̓   [q̓ʷəsq̓ʷastqín̓] Morph: q̓ʷs•q̓ʷas+tqín̓. Etym: √q̓ʷs. cattails, tule. q̓ʷsq̓ʷastqín̓. Sp s-q̓ʷas-tqín. cattails. tule; Cm q̓ʷs‑q̓ʷs cattail.

q̓ʷt̓sam   [qʷət̓sám] Morph: q̓ʷt̓sá+m. Variant: qʷt̓sam. Etym: √q̓ʷt̓. to nod (in agreement). uɬ lut ixíʔ t̓ isck̓ʷúl̕, uɬ kən qʷət̓sám. And I hadn't done it, and I nodded my head "yes." Sp n-q̓ʷít̓s-m ... he nodded to you; see Sh qʷət-qʷit̓ smiling all the time; Th qʷíƛ̓ smile.

q̓ʷuct   [q̓ʷuct] Morph: q̓ʷuc+t. Etym: √q̓ʷc. Variant: q̓ʷuc̓t. to be fat. sic itlíʔ q̓ʷuct k̓sus. She's fat and ugly. uɬ aɬíʔ axáʔ isx̌áx̌paʔ t̓ík̓ʷəlqʷ, uɬ lut sq̓ʷucts, lut səlxʷaʔálqʷs. My grandfather was tall but not fat, not large. ixíʔ t̓i ṇk̓ʷaʔk̓ʷíniʔs iʔ sílxʷaʔ iʔ q̓ʷuct iʔ sƛ̓aʔcínəm. And he picked out the biggest fattest deer. Sp hi q̓ʷúc-t she's fat!; Cm q̓ʷuc‑t be fat; Cr q̓ʷuc+t h/s is corpulent, fat; Sh q̓ʷuc-t fat, stout; Th q̓ʷúc-t be fat, stout...; Li √q̓ʷuc (to be) fat.

q̓ʷuc̓t   [q̓ʷuc̓t] Morph: q̓ʷuc̓+t. Etym: √q̓ʷc̓. Variant: q̓ʷuct. to be fat.

q̓ʷuláqaʔ   [q̓ʷuláqaʔ] Morph: q̓ʷuláqaʔ. Etym: √q̓ʷl ?. scoundrel. Ques: q̓ʷul or q̓ʷl or q̓wl Cm q̓ʷuláqaʔ raven.

q̓ʷumqn   [q̓ʷúmqən] Morph: q̓ʷumqn. Etym: √q̓ʷm. hair. Gram: form heard in Keller Sp q̓ʷómqn hair; Cm q̓ʷum‑qn head.

q̓ʷuq̓ʷsw̓s   [q̓ʷúq̓ʷsuʔs] Morph: q̓ʷu•q̓ʷsw̓s. Etym: √q̓ʷs. s.t. puckered in. əcq̓ʷúq̓ʷsuʔs. A jacket with the elastic band pulled. See: q̓ʷus.

q̓ʷus   [q̓ʷus] Morph: q̓ʷus. Etym: √q̓ʷs. to be crooked, puckered. c̓x̌iɬ t xwiɬ iʔ sq̓ʷusc, c̓x̌iɬ t scənyark̓ʷáqs. Itʼs like a crooked road, like a crooked road. Sp √q̓ʷus (q̓ʷus(í)) bunched, gathered, puckered; Cr q̓ʷes pleated, shrivelled, wrinkled; Sh q̓ʷus-t shrunk, tightened up; Th ʔes/q̓ʷsuʔ-qín (hanging in) bunch, cluster; Li √q̓ʷus tie, strap (for holding things).

q̓ʷusm   [q̓ʷúsəm] Morph: q̓ʷus+m. Etym: √q̓ʷs. to be gathered, puckered, such as a jacket with the elastic band pulled. əcq̓ʷúsəm. It's all gathered. See: q̓ʷus.

q̓ʷuy   [q̓ʷuy] Morph: q̓ʷuy. Etym: √q̓ʷy. the environment is still, quiet, calm. q̓ʷuy. Still. Sp hi q̓ʷúy̓ it's calm, it's peaceful, it's away from the wind, it's sheltered; Cm q̓ʷuy̓ be calm (wind).

q̓ʷx̌ʷqinxn   [q̓ʷəx̌ʷqínxən] Morph: q̓ʷx̌ʷqinxn. Etym: √q̓ʷx̌ʷ. toenail. q̓ʷəx̌ʷqínxən. Toenail. Li √q̓ʷəx̌ʷ nail (on toe or finger).

q̓ʷx̌ʷq̓ʷx̌ʷax̌ʷ   [q̓ʷəx̌ʷq̓ʷəx̌ʷáx̌ʷ] Morph: q̓ʷx̌ʷ•q̓ʷx̌ʷ•ax̌ʷ. Etym: √q̓x̌ʷ. Indian celery (lomatium triternatum and lomatium ambiguum). q̓ʷəx̌ʷq̓ʷəx̌ʷáx̌ʷ.

q̓ʷx̌ʷx̌ʷqinkstn   [q̓ʷəx̌ʷəx̌ʷqínkstən] Morph: q̓ʷx̌ʷ•x̌ʷqinkst+n. Etym: √q̓ʷx̌ʷ. fingernails. x̌ʷəyx̌ʷáyt inq̓ʷəx̌ʷəx̌ʷqínkstən. My fingernails are rough. Sp q̓x̌ʷqín̓čst fingernail; see Cr k̓ʷax̌ claw, fingernail; Sh (x̌-)q̓ʷəx̌ʷ-qin̓-kst claw, fingernail; Th /q̓ʷox̌ʷqin̓kst nail, fingernail; Li √q̓ʷəx̌ʷ nail (on toe or finger).

q̓ʷy   [q̓ʷi] Morph: q̓ʷy. Etym: √q̓ʷy. root with meaning "puckered, contracted" on which several stems are formed. See: q̓ʷypáw̓sqn; q̓ʷyq̓ʷyxinm.

q̓ʷyilx   [q̓ʷyilx] Morph: q̓ʷyilx. Variant: q̓ʷy̓ilx. Etym: √q̓ʷy. to dance (western style); to dance whiteman's dance. Cr q̓ʷey̓ dance, bounce; Sh q̓ʷyilx to dance (American dances). See: q̓ʷy̓.

q̓ʷylscaʕt   [q̓ʷilscáʕt] Morph: q̓ʷylscaʕt. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. dirty clothes. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷypáw̓sqn   [q̓ʷipáwsqən] Morph: q̓ʷy+páw̓sqn. Etym: √q̓ʷy. puckered lips. q̓ʷipáwsqən. See: q̓ʷy.

q̓ʷyq̓ʷaʕy   [q̓ʷiq̓ʷáʕy] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷaʕy. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. to be black. a k̓ʷul̕l̕ t st̓əmʕált, q̓ʷəyq̓ʷʕáy t st̓əmáʕlt. She turned into a cow, a Buffalo cow. ti xʷilwís əcxʷúy aɬíʔ sƛ̓aʔƛ̓aʔmíxaʔx t q̓ʷiq̓ʷáʕy t st̓əm̓áʕlt. He kept on going looking for a buffalo cow. cxʷpxʷípəplaʔxʷs iʔ q̓ʷəyq̓ʷáʕy iʔ síp̓iʔs, iʔ cxʷikʷ, ixíʔ uɬ cúsəlx qʷəspíc̓aʔ. They had spread on the ground black hides, tanned hides, what they call buffalo robes. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷyq̓ʷaʕys   [q̓ʷəyq̓ʷáʕys] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷaʕys. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. black berries; black small round objects. uɬ xʷʔúsəm iʔ ɬəx̌ʷɬáx̌ʷ iʔ t kʷəl̕kʷíl̕s ak̓láʔ k̓aɬʔíp uɬ iʔ t q̓ʷəyq̓ʷáʕys. And a variety of cherry trees, red ones on this side, and black ones. See: q̓ʷyq̓ʷaʕy.

q̓ʷyq̓ʷúylaʔxʷ   [q̓ʷuyq̓ʷúylaʔxʷ] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷúylaʔxʷ. Etym: √q̓ʷy. still, calm air; no wind; shelter. c̓x̌iɬt iʔ sənt̓əwsqáx̌aʔtən, uɬ aɬíʔ q̓ʷuyq̓ʷúylaʔxʷ. There is no air there. lut ilíʔ t̓a ckicx iʔ smik̓ʷt, t̓əxʷ iʔ sniw̓t q̓ʷuyq̓ʷúylaʔxʷ. The snow didn't reach there, the wind is still. See: q̓ʷuy.

q̓ʷyq̓ʷyus   [q̓ʷəyq̓ʷyús] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷyus. Etym: √q̓ʷy. q̓ʷyq̓ʷyus. Lit: black face q̓ʷəyq̓ʷəyús. Clara Jack's father's name.

q̓ʷyq̓ʷyxinm   [q̓ʷiq̓ʷixínm] Morph: q̓ʷy•q̓ʷyxin+m. Etym: √q̓ʷy. to kneel. Sp q̓ʷiʔq̓ʷiʔšén-m he knelt on both knees; Cm q̓ʷiy‑xan‑m to kneel. See: q̓ʷy.

q̓ʷysncut   [q̓ʷəysəncút] Morph: q̓ʷys+ncut. Etym: √q̓ʷy. to blacken one's face. q̓ʷəysəncút. Make oneself black in the face. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷytasq̓t   [q̓ʷitásq̓t] Morph: q̓ʷy+tasq̓t. Etym: √q̓ʷy. q̓ʷytasq̓t. q̓ʷytasq̓t.

q̓ʷyus   [q̓ʷəyús] Morph: q̓ʷyus. Variant: q̓ʷyʕas. Etym: √q̓ʷy. black face; black person. q̓ʷəyús. Black face, person. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷyʕas   [q̓ʷəyáʕs] Morph: q̓ʷyaʕs. Variant: q̓ʷyus. Etym: √q̓ʷʕy. black face; black person. way̓ knánəqs q̓ʷəyáʕs, k̓im iʔ l citxʷs. The Black Face was all alone at his house. axáʔ iʔ q̓ʷəyáʕs silxʷaʔəlqʷ-wílx, q̓ʷuct. The Black Man got big (and) fat. Sp q̓ʷyos black face (this form confirms an earlier pharyngeal); Cr qʷiyos Negro. See: q̓ʷaʕy1.

q̓ʷy̓   [q̓ʷy̓] Morph: q̓ʷy̓. Variant: q̓ʷy. Etym: √q̓ʷy. root with meaning "bounce, dance" on which several stems are formed. See: q̓ʷyilx; q̓ʷy̓ilx; q̓ʷy̓mncut; scq̓ʷy̓mncut; snq̓ʷy̓mncutn; q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ílaʔx; q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxn; q̓ʷq̓ʷy̓ustxnm; sq̓ʷy̓mncut. Cr q̓ʷey̓ dance, bounce; Sh √q̓ʷey to shake, rock; to ring (bell) to raffle off.

q̓ʷy̓ilx   [q̓ʷiʔilx] Morph: q̓ʷy̓ilx. Variant: q̓ʷy̓ilx. Etym: √q̓ʷy̓. to dance (western style). Sh q̓ʷyilx to dance (American dances). See: q̓ʷy̓.

q̓ʷy̓mncut   [q̓ʷəy̓məncút, q̓ʷiʔməncút] Morph: q̓ʷy̓+mncut. Etym: √q̓ʷy̓. to dance (whiteman's dance). uɬ n̓ín̓w̓iʔ x̌lítənts p q̓ʷəy̓məncút. He'll ask you to and you'll dance. way̓ ixíʔ sq̓ʷəyməncútsəlx. They started to dance. way̓ kən ksxʷúyaʔx iʔ k̓əl kscyaʕmíxaʔx k̓əl ksq̓ʷəyməncútaʔx. I am going there to the gathering, to the dance. way̓ aɬíʔ uɬ kən scx̌əlpmíx iʔ k̓əl scq̓ʷəyməncútx, lut isʔítx. Because I was out at the dance all night, I haven't slept yet. lut lut t̓a cq̓ʷəy̓məncútəlx, lut t̓a cmánxʷməlx. They don’t go to dances, they don’t smoke. ixíʔ məɬ kʷu tərərqqáq, kʷu q̓ʷəyməncút. And then we will jump up and down, we will dance. q̓ʷəyməncúˑˑtəlx way̓ uɬ ksx̌əlpínaʔḷx. They danced until daylight. Sp q̓ʷiʔ-m-n-cút he danced; Cr q̓ʷey̓ dance, bounce; s+q̓ʷéy̓+m+ncut cotillon, ballet; Th q̓ʷiʔ-cút [of men only] dance [often including singing]. See: q̓ʷy̓ilx.

q̓ʷʕ̓ʷay   [q̓ʷəʕ̓ʷáy] Morph: q̓ʷʕ̓ʷay. Etym: √q̓ʷʕʷy. many. q̓ʷəʕ̓ʷáylx A whole bunch of them.

q̓ʷʔil   [q̓ʷəʔíl] Morph: q̓ʷ[ʔ]il. Variant: q̓ʷʔil̕. Etym: √q̓ʷl̕. a plant or tree that is drying up; wilted. q̓ʷʔil Sp hi q̓ʷél the plant is wilted; q̓ʷʔél it became wilted; Sh q̓ʷelx̌ dead branch(es); Th /q̓ʷ[ʔ]íl [of plant] droop, wilt; Li q̓ʷal dead trees, dead bushes.

q̓ʷʔil̕   [q̓ʷəʔíl̕] Morph: q̓ʷ[ʔ]il̕. Etym: √q̓ʷl. Variant: q̓ʷʔil. to wilt; to dry up. q̓ʷəʔíl̕. [The tree] is drying up.

q̓ʷʔuc   [q̓ʷʔuc] Morph: q̓ʷ[ʔ]uc. Etym: √q̓ʷc. to be getting fat. way̓ q̓ʷʔuc. He’s getting fat. See: q̓ʷuct.

q̓ʷʔuɬ   [q̓ʷʔuɬ] Morph: q̓ʷ[ʔ]uɬ. Etym: √q̓ʷɬ. to be getting black; soot. nt̓a iʔ st̓əmkʔílts iʔ c̓ásyqəns a cután, a cq̓ʷʔuɬ. Gee, his daughter's head is [impaled] there, getting black. Sp √q̓ʷuɬ dusty, dusky, gray, darkened; čn q̓ʷuʔɬús my face became sooty or grimey; Sh √q̓ʷuɬ to burn, scorch; Th √q̓ʷúɬ smudge; Li √q̓ʷəɬ to get scalded, burned, scorched (by fire, hot water, hot iron).