Revised Revised Nevashi Lexicon
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Teliya NevashiEnglishGrammar and Usage Notes; Examples
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telspeak(v), the act of speaking(n)ca; with sa, it means 'say'.
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adadrunka
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selissingca
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nasheat; eating; diningca
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teliyalanguage
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teletwhisperca
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fonphone (v.), phone call (n)ta
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tikitsquirrel
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nashiyafood
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goremdie, death; kill (w/causative)ca (die); cav/cash (kill)
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misefinish, to end(ta); to fill (fa-- with causative?))ta, fa
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anomake, build, put together, assemblefa
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si(')un- , reverseprefix
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malyadestroy; destructionfa; w/ reflexive, to fall apart
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goremviweapon (tool of death)guns, for example, are primarily for killing (see malyavi)
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malyaviweapon (tool of destruction)explosives, for example (see goremvi)
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redhhate (pa)pa
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redhimenemy, hated one
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suleye
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sulsee (w/ "c" aux); look at (w/ "p" aux)
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ianflow (ka); pour (ka, with causative[kash]); to be wet (pa); to give water to, water [a plant] (sa)
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ianewater
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ianeaworld; The name of the planetYa Ianea, "The world", also, poetically, Ya Ianen, lit. "The Waters"
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mise'ifinal, last (in a series)
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miseafinish (n), end (n)
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adyegrape
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corared
was supposed to be kora, but it is cora in the grammar, and now I am used to it, so it stays...
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keshmore (quality)
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keshimore (quantity)
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kekeshmost (quality)
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kekeshimost (quantity)
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shenall, total, complete
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shenasadv. totally, completely
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shenaiall (adj, quantity)
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pain, at, toward, topreposition.
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jenperson
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jenenpeopleplural of jen
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defhave, hold, possess, contain, keep, guard(ta); own(ca); give (sa)
(Haven't quite sorted out the way this verb works with the auxiliary/proverb part)
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waandstolen from ea-luna "ua" to reduce my learning curve. :)
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toresfind, encounter, meet
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ressearch for, look for
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adwalkka
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huago, move, sail, travel
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kyuhuago away, leave
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rohuago toward, come
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dyofrom, out of, away from
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paciaeast"toward sunrise"
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ciamorning, sunrise, dawnadj. cia'i
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padonawest"toward sunset"
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donaevening, sunsetadj. dona'i
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gyetwhile, when, during
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ashland
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iotflat
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griubumpy, hilly, crumpled
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iotashplain, flat land
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fiosstay, dwell, occupy, live (someplace)
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vecibrick
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fisgood
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fisaswell (adv)Excluding health (see 'vek')
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pwenburn, set on fire, lightfa
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pwenfire (n)
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gidainstead of, in place of
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gidareplace, substitute
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osalstone, rock
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ashdirt, earth
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ianashmudiane+ash
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yedraglue, mortar, adhesive
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anbe, do, have (see note)
copula, a general "empty" verb that fills out a verb phrase when the meaning is in the first part of the verb
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ito,(to a recipient? Need to find it in usage.)
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ilaother
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gomput, place (v)ta
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sigomremove, pick upta; si+gom
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zouse; with (in the sense of "using")ta
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cocosuck
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cocovipacifier, nipple of a baby bottleI totally stole this. ;)
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gwiskwinice creamLainaism
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gwisfreeze (v)fa; back-formed from gwiskwin
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kwincream back-formed from gwiskwin
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rogomremove, put somewhere elseta; ro+gom
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devbe (in a particular place); stand (ta); sit (ca)ka, ta, ca
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vokbe (in a given mood)pa
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ketsarainanta
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sibósnowanta
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osatongue (n)
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osalick (t-) , taste (with p-)
I think that "ta osa" and "ca osa" both mean "I lick", with the "ca" version refering to food only, but it might actually mean something else entirely that I haven't thought of tonight.
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poshfur, hair (individually)
Not sure what the word for an individual hair is yet... (4/1/13 -- changed THIS to the individual version, with poshna as the collective)
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ti'icat
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taseman
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shesawoman
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tajehusband
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sheawife
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gurbad, unpleasant
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onadevil
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anásidelicious (flavor), good-smelling (aroma)
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amámother
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abúfather
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beneinfant (m)pre-walking
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celetoddler (m)walking to 3
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benainfant (f)pre-walking
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