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onagaakininj nid

h/ palm

There is no simple independent word for palm (of the hand). A personal prefix goes with the dependent noun stem /=nagaakininjy-/ palm to make a full word:
  • ninagaakininj my palm (1s-0s)
  • ginagaakininj your palm (2s-0s)
  • onagaakininj h/ palm (3s-0s)
Some basic forms of onagaakininj h/ palm are:

onagaakininj sg; onagaakininjiin pl; onagaakininjiing loc; Stem: /=nagaakininjy-/