Cayuga words/phrases starting with
"A"
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ts,gay<dak abandon
wadwiy/gy/:   abandoned child
gad=h,hs   abashed
ag=gwa/:t   (I have an) abcess, boil
ekw-:hkwa`   abdomen
,hs/gwe`d-n,hsgo`   abduct
tiy]:tah   aberrant
g#hsw-h,hs   abhor
ohsw-h,hde:`   abhorrence
ogw=ny/ ability
tiy]:t`ah   abnormal
)gweh?:weh   Aboriginal
)gweho:w=h Oihwag=hs/`   Aboriginal Affairs
)gweh/:weh Gaih/nya:ni:` H,nagyeh,`   Aboriginal Education Council
)gweh/:weh Hon,nigyohgwa,` H,nadrihsda,h,`   Aboriginal Trappers' Federation
/dadwiy-hd/ta`   abortion
agadadwihy_hd?`d/h   (I had an) abortion
ha/ha`geh   about him
dogwa`n[:wa` About how big?
dogwa`n[:y/ About how many?
tsa`dwaht   abrupt
tsa`dwahtge:   abruptly
t,`d=y=`s absent
desen,ts?`ne:k   abstain (pull you're arm away)
on]w,ht   absurd
seg,h,tr/:nih abuse
,hseg@h,`tr?:nih   abusive
/gya`dan?hwa:k   (I) ached
gay=:nahs   accept
h-`j}h access
wad=hsta` accessory
awadr{hw-gya/` accident
wadrihwagya/:s   accidents (continuous)
<hswe:` accompany
agaihw-yi:t accomplishment
,hsr}he` accumulate
teo:ji` ohnyo`gwa`   acorn
sg-:t =:g,h   acre (1)
h,nagyan-`ta`   actors (male)
/gy-n`ata`   actress
any-`gwageh Adam’s apple
d,syehs add
gan/lsagw,:n[:yo`   administration building
Hadi:hwadog,hsta`   advisory council
oihwagehs/`   affairs, statistics
od/g}hd?h ga?:hy_h,h   afternoon
w-`jih   after a while
se`   after all, just
e:`   again
agr?hyag,:   (I am in) agony
oh,:d/:   ahead, in front
gaya`dad?:gwahs   or   ganohsohda:n?:`   A.I.D.S. (disease)
gan/hsan]hsd_hkwa`   or   gan/hsan]hsta`   air conditioner
sade`dri:yohs   aim right
wadewa/da:s   air is put in it
dag-:d,h   airplane
tahnaw-:de`   Akron
Gwesahsneh   Akwesasne ('Where the partridge lives')
goyeht-` g_hw[hsd_`ehs   alarm clock
dega`nik/had=:ny/hs alcoholic drink ('Mind-altering substance')
Sgan,dadih   Albany ('Beyond the Pine')
Oh[:yo`   Allegany
deganig/hd<:d/hs   alligator
dega`n/d?tg+ ha:` Alligator Dance
ne` a/h,:`,h   all alone
w,hnihsragwe:g/h   all day
[:so` a lot
hajih,hsda:j[` hadr,na<:d_hkwa`   altar
stagw-ihsih align
agw=:g/h all
Oh[:yo`   Allegany
deganig/hd<:d/hs alligator
s/dagw=:g/h all night
akd-:gye` along
gy]t g/:nt always (all the time)
godrihwagya/`]h goya`dan,hgw[` had/:nye`s ambulance driver
tgan-`j}ha:` Ancaster
akn-`kw,`/h (I am) angry
gadi:ts=:n,` animal (farm)
gad[:nyo:` animals (wild)
sejiao:h]`gw`ageh (on your) ankle
ojiha?`gwa` ankle
s/:gwa` ]:ya` another person
dehsrihwadr-goh answer
ojinh?hgw,h ants
aknig#hg-h,hs (I am) anxious
gaji`n}had:sg]:wah ape
,sgadatr=:waht (I will) apologize / repent
swahy]:wa` apple
swahyo:w-` kr-it apple tree
gan,sgwao:ta`g]:wah April
/nihnod-hkwa`   apron
d+h,nade`drag,:ny?hs   archery (males)
akw_hd-geh: arch (foot)
detadijihgw`_=hsta`   arena
edwaway,n,da` g<h on<h Are we finished now?
desaway,nh-`/h g=h Are you busy?
,ts=`g<h ogwatg,:nihs`/h Are you coming to our meeting?
,hkn=` g<h Are you coming with me?
sak/:n[ g<h on<h Are you cooking now?
asekw,d-` g<h ]n,h Are you done eating now?
net]h g<h h-`se` Are you going there?
,s+hnoha[h/hn-` g<h Are you going to do the wash?
,hsrihod-:s/` g<h Are you going to iron?
sats,n/:n[ g<h Are you happy?
desa`drih<hs g<h Are you in a hurry?
on<h g<h sadehsr/n[hs`/h Are you ready now?
sha` da:t,hs g,h   Are you thirsty?
sn/ts-`geh   (on your) arm
on<:tsa` arm
senh?hdag/ armpit
g`an?h arrow
?`g,h<:kwa`   ash tray
og,h,` ashes
sh=hn[:yot as it is
sadah?:d/: ask
,goih?:d,` assigned
-hi:` assumed
deyago`-hsaw`ehs   or    /d/w+hsw=`ta`   asthma
odadr{h?nyan[`ta`geh   at school
ga`n,d-kd/h attached
dahsgwatha/hs[:yohs attention (you all listen to me) (v.)
j[hsk@hneh   August
kno:h-:`ah aunt (maternal side)
shadi` dr+hd?nihsgeh   auto shop
gay]hgwa`   avocet blue stocking
deyo`dan/hyan[hd/h awesome
ad]:g,` axe
 
Last updated: September 14, 2017