dig out

verb physical_contact_manipulation



Proto-Mississipi-Valley *-kótE


Lakota kóta, pa- ‘dig or take out marrow from a bone, to probe’ EB:429a , kota, wapá- ‘probe or dig out’ EB:546a

Proto-Dhegiha *-kóte

Kanza/Kaw -goǰe, bá- ‘probe, pick, as the teeth’ MR, RR , -góǰe, ba- ‘pick, probe, pick the teeth’ RR , -goǰe, ogá- ‘inside, far from the front, inside corner’ RR

Quapaw -kótte, di- ‘dig out, probe’ RR

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