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'O Schegep'

Dictionary entry

'O Schegep'pn • the boat landing at Rek'woy

Lexicon record # 4323 | Source references: YG:A36 YM435
Semantic domain: place names
Derivation: literally, "where boats land" (schep'oo "land (from a boat)")

Other places in the Rek'woy area: Hehlkue Serr, Heewow, Hop'ew, Hop'ew Puel 'We-Roy, Hop'ew 'We-Roy, Prgeesh 'O Chyeguuek'w, Pueleek Serrnery, Rek'woy, Tmery 'We-Roy, Tmerry, Wechpues, Wehlkwew, 'Yoch Legaay, 'O Kegep, 'O Kneget, 'O Kwegoh 'O Ket'oh, 'O Men, 'O Men Heepuer, 'O Men 'We-Roy, 'O Menok, 'O Regos, 'O Schegep', 'O Twegoh, 'R Hlerger'

Sentence examples (6)

  1. Kwelekw weetue see nuemee 'o hlko'y k'ee neeegem 'O Schegep'.
    Obsidian would actually have been gathered at 'O Schegep'.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)

  2. Tue weetue 'o tekto'y, tue weetue see nuemee 'wo-'o hlkoyek' k'ee neeegem, k'ee 'O Schegep'
    That's where it stands, that's where obsidian would actually have been gathered, at 'O Schegep'.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)

  3. Tue wee neenee yo gooluuelowee' k'ee 'w-a'aagk'ee reeek'ew k'ee peeshkaahl, k'ee 'O Schegep' 'o tekto'y.
    He was carrying his rock around at the sea-shore, the one that stands at 'O Schegep'.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)

  4. 'Ieemokw wo' pyekwchenee sone'm 'we-tektoyek' wee k'ee 'O Schegep'
    But it did look right where it stood at 'O Schegep'.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)

  5. Peeshtue weetue 'o lesee', Chuehl, Weet kue 'o tekto'y we'y k'ee 'O Schegep', tue weetee emehl rek'eeenewor.
    Then what he thought was, Well, it will stand here at 'O Schegep', that is where it will sit.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)

  6. heseeerk 'emehl tepo'n k'ee 'O Schegep' heseeerk emehl tepo'n, mo wee see 'o legohkue' we'y kee s'oktop'.
    off 'O Schegep' on the shore, when he was going to make it red.

    — Captain Spott, "The Obsidian Cliff at Rek'woy" (X16, 1907)