conopekiw

verb ii 15
it is slack water, is slack tide; the movement of the tide stops (when it is about to turn); (moving water) it stops
Verb Stem : conopeki-
Changed Verb Stem : cenopeki-

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Nita, temonu-te conopekiw. Well, the tide is about to turn.
Wolaku cenopekik etolami, kiyahqi-te lampeq latokopu nmokkihkonap. Yesterday, when the movement of the tide stopped, my fishing line stretched straight down into the water.
Notes : (also, conpekiw)
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