"brown"

Translation:dibéłchíʼí

December 24, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/3CelticVikings

The beginning looks like the word for sheep...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jtaylor162

And according to Wiktionary, the etymology is from dibé (sheep) + łichíí' (red) + -í (nominalizer). Not sure what/why on that "nominalizer", but the other two elements really make this word easier to remember!

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