verb ai 9
s/he is near death, is about to die
Plural : toli-kotuwinhotuwok
Prefixed Verb Stem : -otoli-kotuwine-
Unprefixed Verb Stem : toli-kotuwine-, totoli-kotuwine-
Changed Verb Stem : etoli-kotuwine-

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Kenuk etoli-kotuwinet... 'sami mecimi-te eliwiyut patron saint nekom eywacil, iya, St. Theresa the Little Flower. But when she was going to die (she prayed to her), because St. Theresa was always the one who was called her patron saint. (RR)
Toli-kotuwine nitapesq, naka nil ntahcuwi-wicuhkema. My friend is approaching death, and I have to help her.
Notes : (see kotuwine)
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Audio Recordings :

Audio Recording Type of Recording Authored by
word Dolly
example Dolly