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-i [i] Cooccurrence: may be followed by the Responsive. Verb. Singular Imperative: spoken directly to one person who will perform the action.
=i [i] ⇒ =li.
-ibic [ibic] Verb. 1 • Directional: up; neither toward or from here, because what is moving does not become separated from what it has been attached to.
2 • Directional: away (with verbs of motion).
3 • Inceptive: begin a voluntary act.
hayomi·bic* [hayomí·biʔ] ⇒ hayohma*, -ibic. Verb of Movement. several (separately) leave, go away, start to go. synonyms: cohtoc*, da·bicʰqa*, pʰilebic*.
paʔcʰa·bic* [paʔcʰa·biʔ] ⇒ paʔcʰa*1, -ibic. Verb. stand up unsteadily. paʔcʰabi·ci stand up unsteadily! compare: tʼe·tibic*.
side·bic* [side·bíʔ] ⇒ siʔdi*1, -ibic. Verb. one to float up, rise.
šoko·bic* [šoko·biʔ] ⇒ šohko*1, -ibic. Verb. sit up. šokobi·ci sit up! šokóhtibicʰmeʔ sit up (to several)! compare: tubic*.
-icʼ1 [icʼ] ⇒ -id.
-icʼ2 [icʼ] Variant: -iyicʼ; -mecʼ; -yicʼ. ⇒ , . Verb. Reflexive: the agent acts on itself, for itself, or on something along with itself.
-icʼiwacʼ [icʼiwacʼ] ⇒ -anʔwad.
-id [id] Cooccurrence: following /c/. Variant: -icʼ. Verb. Durative. synonyms: -ad1, -wad2, -uced, -med, -ed, -cid, -uwad.
-im [im] Verb. Formal Imperative: employed in prayers and invocations, and in ordinary situations by the characters in myths; previous generations used this suffix more in their daily life, but this now sounds old-fashioned. Usages note: formal.
-in [in] Cooccurrence: added only to imperfective verbs. Verb. Same-Subject Simultaneous: the action denoted by the verb is simultaneous with that of the main verb, and they have the same Agent; "while, whenever, because, by".
-inna [inna] Verb. Aural evidential: the speaker heard the sounds of the reported action, but did not see it.
-insʼ [insʼ] Cooccurrence: in texts, often attached to the Assertive. Verb. Suppositional: variously rendered by "I suppose, probably, may, might, could".
-inʔna [inʔna] Verb. Potential: seems to be concerned with a capability of doing an act which may or may not be carried through. Usages note: archaic.
-iš [iš] Cooccurrence: with /tí·qa/ means "I wish"; with Causative can be added to the Assertive. Verb. Optative: expresses the hope or desire of the speaker; the desire is that the speaker himself do that action unless the Causative immediately precedes.
-iwacʼ [iwacʼ] ⇒ -uwad, -wad1.
-iy [iy] Variant: -iya. Verb. Indirect Imperative: said to someone who will not perform the action, so the agent will be either first or third person.
-iyicʼ [iyicʼ] ⇒ -uced.
-iʔba [iʔba] Variant: -iʔbeʔ; -iʔbe. Cooccurrence: often linked to a condition that may be expressed explicitly in a subordinate clause containing /-pʰi/ or /-pʰila/, or the condition may only be implied. Verb. Conditional: "would", "could".