surround

verb physical_spatial

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan

Proto-Crow-Hidatsa *xa

Crow huupaxáa ‘socks, men’s’ GG:49 , áaxaa ‘around’ GG:3

Hidatsa í•xa ‘net’ J , í•xaxihe ‘corral’ J , íʔaxa ‘surround’ J , hu•paxá ‘socks, stockings; lining of shoe’ J

Proto-Mississipi-Valley

Proto-Hoocąk-Chiwere

Hoocąk hasá ‘fasten’ WL:16.6, KM:693 , hasa

Proto-Southeastern

Proto-Biloxi-Ofo

Biloxi axí , †axí ‘they swarmed on’ SRR:172b , atcá , †ačá ‘to kill many’ SRR:259b

Ofo oⁿ´sxa , †ą́sha ‘hunt for game’ D&S:328a

General comment

Cf. ‘surround, head off, intercept’.

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