pound

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Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan *-ški

Proto-Crow-Hidatsa

Crow daschí ‘pound; bead, do beadwork’ GG:42

Proto-Mississipi-Valley

Proto-Dakota

Lakota kaškí ‘to pound, grind (e.g. cherries)’ EB:291 , woškí ‘to pound e.g corn not well dried’ EB:609

General comment

Cf. ‘squeeze (4)’ which may have the same root with the extension -ke.

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