motekon

noun inanimate
skin, hide; leather
Plural : motekonol, motekonul
Possessed : motekonum h/ skin (surface of h/ body)
Locative : motekonok
Diminutive : motekonossis

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
'Sami-pahte motekon. The skin is too dry.
Etuci-wikpolahsat Cihkonaqcol, mam-ote motekonum cikonaqstek. He smoked Turtle until his skin became shrivelled and hard. (LM)
Pahq nit-te kelomit mus motekonumok. The arrow sticks in the moose's hide. (MML)
Notes :

(motekon can be animate when it refers to a pelt; see example in entry for maqehtihike)

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