peel (6)

verb physical_contact_deformation

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan *raka-xipE

Proto-Crow-Hidatsa *raka-xipE

Crow daxxípi ‘to skin’ RG

Hidatsa náxxipE ‘to skin’ AWJ

Pre-Mandan

Mandan kaxípoʔš ‘he skins it’ RH:315 , kašípoʔš ‘he skinned it’ RTC

Proto-Mississipi-Valley

Proto-Dakota

Lakota kažípA ‘shave with a knife or drawing-knife, plane’ EB:279

Dakota kaz´ípa , †kažípa ‘shave w. a knife, plane’ SRR:274b

General comment

Cf. ‘peel (5) > skin’.

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