yaltoqasu, altoqasu

verb ai & ii 1, 14
(thread, hair, root, etc.) s/he, it is wound or threaded around in convoluted way; s/he, it is being used to sew with
Plural : (y)altoqasultuwok (ai)
Prefixed Verb Stem : -iyaltoqasi-, -altoqasi-
Unprefixed Verb Stem : yaltoqasi-, altoqasi-
Changed Verb Stem : yaltoqasi-, altoqasi-

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
On yaq wot skitap 'tuwalkatomon. Eli tahalu ihit, nutehtaq cel-ona psi yaq-ote yaltoqasu yut, iyok, lami-ktahkomikuk. So then the man dug. He was working it, pulling it out, but the root wound around everywhere there, underground. (MT)
Yaltoqasu wisaweyit sqasuntoq. It is being sewn with yellow thread.
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