motekpehtihike

verb ai 9
s/he is heard pounding ash (but is not seen)
Plural : motekpehtihikhotuwok
Verb Stem : -motekpehtihike-
Changed Verb Stem : metekpehtihik-

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Mecimiw wolihtaqot wen metekpehtihiket. It used to sound good to hear someone pounding ash.
'Sami nwewitahatomon tan-ote yaliyay Sipayik, cu-oc nutomon wen metekpehtihiket. Because I remember that wherever I went at Sipayik I'd hear someone pounding ash. (CT)
Notes :

(pounding a log of black ash in order to obtain splints for basket-weaving)

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example Alberta
word Alberta