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

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paalina{ bowline

Ay{aasim paalinaa aduku{. The bowline on the boat is long.

paarusa{ sail

Suna{ paarusaan hangatiku{. The ship hoists up its sail.

paltu{ coat

Paltumis puugachii hachitida. Button up your coat.
button coat

pariixa{ zipper

Pariixaan hachitida. Zip up your zipper.

patriita{ picture

Patriita{ aqitiqang uku{taa{t. Look at the picture I snapped.

Patriita{ amgi{siku{. The picture is pretty.

piichi{ oven

Piichi{ akinaku{. The oven is hot.

piili{ dust

Piili{ ulam ilan hasinaza{. There is a lot of dust in the house.

piiricha{ pepper

Piiricha{ qaxchikdaku{. The pepper is black.

piiva{ homebrew

Piiva{ taangaku{. She is drinking homebrew.

piru{ pen

Piru{ matat ii? Do you have a pen?

pisma{ letter

Pisma{ alu}asakuq. I am writing a letter.

pistaliita{ pistol

pistol

Pistaliita{ su{tal kamligiku{. He is shooting with a pistol.

pitruusxis beach greens

Pitruusxis qam angan qalgaa qaatunaza{. Eating beach greens with fish is good.

pituxa{ rooster

Pituxa{ tunuku{. The rooster is crowing.

plaastira{ plaster

At{uu plaastira{ da}uutaku{. His finger has a plaster on it.

plaati{ dress

Plaatiin chuda. Put your dress on.

plita{ stove

Plita{ tagadal aguun hagyaachxuzaza{. When a stove is new it looks very clean.

Plita{ ataku{. The stove is on.

praadiva{ string

string

Praadiva{ alanang liidaa maazalaka{. The kind of string I need is not here.

praviiza{ groceries

Praviiza{ alanang sukuq. I took the groceries I needed from the store.

priistina{ pier

Priistinam angan suna{ aku{. There is a boat against the pier.

prikaasika{ storekeeper

Prikaasika{ laavkim ngaan awaza{. The storekeeper works at the store.

prusaayil say goodbye; farewell

Prusaayil qidaku{. He/she is sad about saying goodbye.

pruutvina{ bread pan

Pruutvinam nagan xliiba{ agulgaku{. Bread is being made in a bread pan.

pulaatxi{ tent

Pulaatxim qidungis ixluugamaxsiku{. The ropes on the tent are too loose.

pulusxal rinse

Ch{uu}it pulusxal taaman iguda. Rinse your clothes before taking them out.

Punidiilnika{ Monday

Punidiilnika{ angaliku{. Today is Monday.

puska{ cannon

Puska{ kaluulaku{. The cannon was shot.

pustaanikas briefs; shorts

Asxinu{ adaam pustaanikaa ch{uu}iku{. The girl is washing her father's briefs.

pustiilka{ diaper

Aniqdu{ pustiilka}iku{. The baby is wearing a diaper.

putuluuka{ ceiling

Putuluuka{ hakaatxaku{. The ceiling is high.

puugachi{ button

button

puugachil to button

Chuuyuun atxa{s puugachil taaman hitada. Button up your coat well before you go out.

Pyaatnicha{ Friday

Pyaatnicha{ angaliilaku{. It is now Friday.

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