Yurok dictionary

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Broader semantic domain: physical world

Related semantic domain(s): place names, rocks and inanimate natural objects, astronomy and the sky, weather

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chek'wehl prayer seat, "stone 'seats' on mountains ... They are semicircular walls of mortared stones, a yard or two across, three or four feet high", flat place in front of a cliff

chepue'r be steep (of water), a little waterfall

chuerey mountain

kaamopee' rough water, rapids

ket'oh there is a lagoon, body of still water, lake, lagoon

keyomop' it's a whirlpool

keyoweyues entrance from the ocean into a lagoon

klew waterfall

kerrcherh mountain ridge

merkwerhl mountain, peak, hill

merkwermerkw mountain

merkwermerkwerhl mountain chain

pa'aahl 'olonew hlkehl island

peeshkaahl ocean, sea

peeshkah salt, sea, ocean

perkwery hills, the back of a house, the rear part of a house

raak creek

rechah mountain ridge

rek'woy river mouth

ro'ohpee' cliff, anything inanimate standing (rocks, trees, etc.)

sepolah valley, field, prairie

sepolek valley, field, prairie

seporah small valley, small clearing

smesmemohl break up, slide (of mountainside), landslide, ravine

tewol Pacific Ocean seaside, ocean, Pacific coast

tewolew ocean, coast, Pacific coast, toward the ocean side

teekwoh cove, gap in mountain

teekwohl there is a canyon, there is a low gap

teekwo'l canyon

tue'neryk a fork in a river

t'laakuehl cliff, steep cliff

t'laaso' cliff, drop off

t'lewoluehl drip, waterfall

t'ohlt'ohl mud, swampy ground

wohpee island

'ueme'woo river