hang down (2)

verb physical_somatic_posture

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan *xehe

Proto-Crow-Hidatsa *xe•xehe

Crow xéexaxxi ‘hanging down from’ RG, RGG:98, GG:61 , xéexia ‘dangling’ GG:61, RGG:98

Hidatsa xe•xE• ‘hang, sag, dangle’ J , xe•xe•

Pre-Mandan

Mandan xeh ‘be hanging’ H:311

Proto-Mississipi-Valley *-ɣe

Proto-Dakota *ɣéɣeya

Lakota ġéġeya , †ɣéɣeya ‘swinging, dangling’ EB:148a

Dakota ġéġeya , †ɣéɣeya ‘swinging, dangling’ SRR:120b

Proto-Hoocąk-Chiwere *-ɣe

Chiwere luxé ‘lift’ GM , giwį́xe ‘swing’

Hoocąk ruɣé ‘rescue from drowning, pull out of water’ KM:483 , ruǧe

Proto-Southeastern

Proto-Biloxi-Ofo

Biloxi xĕheyĕ´ , †xeheyé ‘cause to sit, cause to hang up (as a hat, a coat...)’

General comment

Cf. ‘drip (2)

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