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'wegah

Dictionary entry

'wegahvn iterative • get married (of a man or woman) • marry (of a man)

Lexicon record # 4047 | Source references: R261 JE88

Special meanings or uses

  • kue nek 'wegah my spouse [literally, "whom I married"] R261 [kin terms]

  • wey 'ue-'wegah divorce [literally, "end one's being married"] R261 JE42

  • mos koma 'wegah divorced [literally, "not still married"] JE42

Short recordings (2) | Sentence examples (6)

  1. kue nek 'wegah "my spouse" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)

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  2. 'wegah "marry" (spoken by Jessie Van Pelt)

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