noun animate
diaper; breechcloth, loincloth; (wolekehsis) flap of birchbark under gunwale at bow of canoe, which protects ends of gunwale wrappings and also bears canoe-maker's mark
Plural : wolekiyik
Possessed : ulekiyil
Locative : wolekek
Diminutive : wolekehsis

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Anuwit yaq wikuwossol kisihtuwat Susehpol woleki naka ahtulhawehsis. Anna's mother made Joseph diapers and little shirts. (MES)
Nulek. My breechcloth.
Notes : (see Adney & Chapelle, Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America, 1964, pp. 82-86)
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