ckuwi (ckuw-, ckuh-)

preverb
(motion, extension, orientation) toward here, facing toward here
Prefixed Verb Stem : -uckuwi (-uckuw-, -uckuh-)
Unprefixed Verb Stem : ckuwi (ckuw-, ckuh-)
Changed Verb Stem : weckuwi (weckuw-, weckuh-)

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Ckuwiqehe. It rolls toward here.
Ckuwuhse, ckuhuhse. S/he walks toward here.
Ckuhqepu. S/he sits facing toward here.
Solahki yaq mete-kakaluwet wot, "Na kil ckuwi-wicuhkemin!" All of a sudden he heard him hollering, "You, too! Come and help me!" (MT)
Weckuwikotok. In the years to come.
Nuckuwima. I call him over to me.
Notes :

(compare peci, naci)

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Audio Recordings :

Audio Recording Type of Recording Authored by
example Dolly
word Dolly
word Donnell