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Aleut RavenNii}u}im Tunugan Ilakuchangis
Introduction to Atkan Aleut
Grammar and Lexicon

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gaavana{ harbor

At{a{ gaavanachxiza{ mataza{. Atka has a good harbor.

gazaliina{ gasoline

Taankam nagan gazaliina{ aku{. The tank has gasoline in it.

gil feel attraction to; covet

gi{tal want; desire

Silan txin gikuu. He feels attracted to her.

giniraala{ General

Giniraala{ uku{ta{ta{t. Have you ever seen a General?

Ginvaari{ January

Ginvaari{ itaangi{ tugida{ aza{. January is the first month.

glaastuka{ necktie

Kamgaamis a}igumis glaastuka{ ii chu{taza{t? Do you wear a tie when going to church?
wear a tie to church

gul pass through; go through

gu}il be hollow

gus, gutil put through; pierce through

Chngatu{ satxa{ gul a{taku{. A sea otter went through a gill net.

gulaasxi{ boot leg; leg of mukluk

Aal}uudal agumis gulaasxit hangatada. When you wade in the water, keep your boot legs up.

gulal take a walk; stroll

Gulal hanga}aa{t. Let's take a stroll.
strolling

gunil drive away

Sabaaka{ it{aygis guniku{. The dog drove the reindeer away.

gursuuki{ honey bucket

Gursuuki{ hyutida. Spill the honey bucket.

guuda{ year

Qanaang guuda{ta{t? How old are you?

guurnicha{ livingroom

Guurnicha{ hagyaachxuzaku{. The livingroom is very clean.

guustal be thick (as of liquid)

Suupa{ guustaku{. The soup is thick.

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