pull, push (2)

verb physical_motion_caus

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan *ru-tí

Proto-Mississipi-Valley *ru-tí

Proto-Dakota *yu-tí-tą

Lakota yutítą ‘pull’ RTC

Assiniboine badidą ‘push’ PAS

Stoney yudidą ‘pull’ PAS

Proto-Hoocąk-Chiwere

Chiwere ru•ǰíge ‘pull’ RR

Hoocąk rutí ‘pull’ KM:2739 , ruti

Proto-Southeastern

Proto-Tutelo-Saponi

Tutelo ludĭ´ , †rutí ‘pull’ HW

General comment

Lakota is a compound of this form + tą 0.0. Hoocąk -t- is not entirely regular here; it would normally reflect *R. Chiwere is ambiguous; hence no Proto-Hoocąk-Chiwere form is possible.

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