Matthew 2:18


Ne' huwe ne Rama hwtiwnk, tenhsthwas; ne' khu, n- nstny; wsu', khu hntn's: Rachel tewnstni ne kuksa'ta'sh'k': th', khu, te'a aayakukay taaytahniktny', ne' kaini he te'shnhe'.

Over there in Rama they heard her voice crying and weeping and mourning greatly, Rachel mourning for her dead children, and it was impossible for her to be willing to take comfort, because they were no longer alive.

ne' huwe, over there

hwtiwnk, they have heard a voice
hwti-wn-ak-
3p/3p-voice-hear-STATIVE
cf. honok.

tenhsthwas, they weep
te-hn[]-ahsthw-as
DUALIC-MpA-weep-HABITUAL

tewakahsthw, I've wept
tewakahsthwas', I've finally wept
tekahsthwaskwa', I used to weep
tekahsthwas, I weep
u'tkahshu', I wept
tkahsthwaskwk, I'll keep weeping
aatkahsthu', I would weep

n-nstny, they cry all around
n-hn[]-asta--ny-Ø
NE-MpA-cry-DISTRIBUTIVE-DISTRIBUTIVE-HABITUAL

akast', I've cried
akastas', I've finally cried
kasthak, I used to cry
kastha', I cry
u'kasta', I cried
kastahk, I'll keep crying
aakast', I would cry

hntn's, they mourn
hn[]-atn'-s
MpA-mourn-HABITUAL

-
-
katn'skwa', I used to mourn
katn's, I mourn
-
katn'sk, I'll keep mourning
-

tewnstni, she is crying for their skins
te-huw[]-n-asta--ni-Ø
DUALIC-Fs/3p-skin-cry-LINK-DATIVE-HABITUAL
see akast'

ne kuksa'ta'sh'k', her children that were
ne ku-ksa't-a-'-sh'-k'
NE FsP-child-LINK-NOUN.SUFFIX-PLURAL-DECESSIVE

te'a, it is not possible

aayakukay, she might consent
aa-yaku-kay-Ø
OPTATIVE-FsP-consent-SIMPLE
see 1:19

taaytahniktny', she might take comfort
t-aa-y[]-atahniktny-:'
DUALIC-OPTATIVE-FsA-take.comfort-SIMPLE

akatahniktny', I've taken comfort
akatahniktnys', I've finally taken comfort
katahniktnyk, I used to take comfort
katahniktny, I take comfort
u'katahniktny', I took comfort
katahniktnyk, I'll keep taking comfort
aakatahniktny', I would take comfort

ne' kaini, because
ne' ka-w-ny-Ø
PARTICLE NsA-matter-make-HABITUAL

he te'shnhe', they are no longer alive
he te'-s-hn-h-e'
PARTICLE NEGATIVE-REPETITIVE-MpA-live-STATIVE
cf. 2:13

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