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’Adą́ą́dą́ą́’ shá bíighah kintahdi tádísháahgo shee ’i’íí’ą́.

yesterday sun proportionate town-at 1-go.about.Prog-GO 1-on 3-sun.went.down.P

’Ííyą́ą́dóó bik’ijį’ tsinyaagi nétį́į́ dóó ’iiłhaazh.

1-eat.P and 3-after tree-under-at.spec 1-lie.down.P and 1-sleep.P
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I ate and afterwards I lay down under the tree and slept.

’Ííłta’ dóó ’iiłghaazh.

1-read.P CONJ 1-sleep.P

Adaadą́ą́, hééł sinil gone’ hastht’ehooshłaa.

Day.last belongings storage inside 3-1-clean.P
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Yesterday, I cleaned out the storage place.

bik’ídédiz

3DO-1-wrap.it.around.it.P

Ch’iyáán ’ííshłaa ’áádóó da’iidą́ą́’.

food 3-1-make.P CONJ 1Pl-eat.P

Da’ ’ałní’ní’ą́ąjį’ tł’óo’di nishínílnish?

Q noon-until outside-at 2-work.P

dajííłhį́į́’

pl-3DO-4dpl-melt.it.(snow).P

Damóo yę́ędą́ą́’ dziłghą́ą́’dę́ę́’ shádí dóó ba’áłchíní bił ’adaashkai.

sunday past-time mountain top.of-from 1-elder.sister and 3-children 3-with downward-1-go.Pl.P

dashiilbéézh

pl-3DO-1dpl-boil.it.P

dashoołbéézh

pl-3DO-2dpl-boil.it.P

dayííshóó’

pl-3DO-3dpl-brush/comb.it.P

deiidlą́ą́’

pl-3DO-1dpl-drink.it.P

Diné bikéyah bikáa’gi ndahonidzood yę́ędą́ą́’ Naatsis’áán hoolyégóó niha’áłchíní bił ’adahineet’į́į́’.

Navajo 3-land 3-on-at pl-areal-3-flee.pl.P past Navajo.Mountain areal-be.called.NI-to 1pl-children 3-with pl-1dpl-sneak.off.P

doołhį́į́’

3DO-2dpl-melt.it.P

Gohwééh nayiisnii’diísh b bééhózin?

coffee 3-3-buy.P-at-Q 3-with 3-know.NI

Ha’át’íí biniiyé ’ákǫ́ǫ́ díníyá?

what 3-for.purpose there 2-start.go.P

hadajizgeed

pl-3DO-4dpl-dig.it.out.P

hadeidééłbįįd

pl-3DO-3dpl-fill.something.up.with.it.P

hadeiilgizh

pl-3DO-1dpl-cut.it.out.P

hadeneeshchaad

pl-3DO-3dpl-card.it.(as.in.wool).P

hadííníłbįįd

3DO-2-fill.something.up.with.it.P

hainííłchaad

3DO-3-card.it.(as.in.wool).P

hajíígeed

3DO-4-dig.it.out.P

haoołgizh

3DO-2dpl-cut.it.out.P

Hooghan binááshwoł ńt’éé shimá sání shich’ahóóshkeed.

hogan 3-encircling-1-run.Prog past 1-grandmother 1-3-scold.P

jishbéézh

3DO-4-boil.it.P

Na’ná’á biyaa góne’ dóó báhátis ’adiłt’oh.

bridge 3-under below and 3-across 3-3-shoot.P

Naakiiskánídą́ą́’ dibé tó ła’ bá niníyį́.

two.days.ago sheep water INDEF 3-for 3-1-haul.P
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I hauled water for the sheep two days ago.

Nibéézh bee hane’é doo ndi naalnish da.

2-cellphone NEG but 3-work.P NEG

nisiilkáá’

3DO-1dpl-investigate.it.P

nisélá

3DO-1-carry.a.ropelike.thing.around.P

nisíníłkáá’

3DO-2-investigate.it.P

Nizhónígo ha’íí’ą́ yę́ędą́ą́’ sxíiłgo da’ségis.

beautiful sunrise past quickly pl-3-1-wash.P
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I quickly did my laundry during the beautiful sunrise.

Níká ’adeeshwoł biniiyé níyá.

2-for 1-run.F 3-purpose.of 1-came.P

Shich’ah tsékooh góyaa ’adah b ’ííyol.

1-hat gorge areal-down downward 3-with 3-blow.P

Shicheii déidiiłjeeh’ii’, hoozdohgóó nahisiitą́.

1-grandfather 3-3-built.fire.P-and warm-to 3-sit.P

Shí hanii t’éiyá Naasht’ézhí bizaad sh bééhózin.

I contrary only English 3-language 1-with 3-know.P
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I’m not the only one who knows Zuni (despite appearances to the contrary).

T’áá ’íídą́ą́’ ła’ nímasii bik’ééłgizh.

already some potato 3-1-peel.P
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I already peeled some potatoes.

T’áadoo hooyání łį́į́’ shidáagi ch’éltáál.

suddenly horse 1-front-at 3-bolt.P
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All of a sudden the horse ran right in front of me.

Tsxį́įłgo łees’áán ’ádíílííł nimásání nihaa yighááh!

quickly tortilla 3-2-make.F 2.poss-mat.grandma-NOM 1.pl-to 3-come.F

Tł’éédą́ą́ łééchąą’í léi’ nihił ’yaííyá’ii’ neeztį́.

last.night dog strange 1dpl-with 3-come.inside.P-and lie.down.SNP

Tł’éédą́ą́’ ’iiłhaazh.

night-past 1-sleep.P

yidííłhį́į́’

3DO-3-melt.it.P

yiilyį́į́’

3DO-1dpl-melt.it.(snow).P

yik’ídéideezdiz

pl-3DO-3dpl-wrap.it.around.it.P

yiyííłhį́į́’

3DO-3-melt.it.(snow).P

yíníyą́ą́’

3DO-2-eat.it.P

yíłhį́į́’

3DO-1-melt.it.(snow).P