Cayuga words/phrases starting with
"L"
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oji`a:` lace
da?:n/` lack
degaj{hgw-`e: lacrosse (game)
dewa`a?:` gahnya` lacrosse stick
Ganyada[:yo: Lake Ontario
deyonag?nt ow[:ya: lamb
ohw<:ja` land
oh-:de` lane
gajihsdan[:y/:t lantern
seho`-`geh lap (v.)
gow-:n,h large
hehsg-:g/:t last

wa`j[h net]h h<:ge:`

Later I will go there.
sy?gya:t laugh (v.)
gay<n+hsra` law
gagaho`ji`ag/h lawn
deg-yase:` layer

desatna`n=:da

Layer your clothes.
onr-had` leaf
]kahs leak
sad=way,:s learn (v.)
n,:n[:y/ least
gan=hwa` leather
s_hd<dih leave (v.)
onr-hd/:nt leaves (on tree)
seny<`swadih left (v.) (hand)
ohs[:na` leg
ga=hsra` leggings
ojiwag<:niwahyu`uh lemon
dag,n{h-hd,` lend (v.) (to me)

dakwihsdanih-hd,h

Lend me money.

dag,h{h-hd,h

Lend me.

a:gwa:/:ny?`dagu:s g]:wah leopard
sey-dedr/ let (v.) (allow)

gatg<`se

Let me look at it.
gad?:goht

Let me pass (let me through)

gatg<`se:

Let me view it.
dedw-:yak

Let’s break it in half.

gy_hd<:dih

Let's go.
dagwad[h h=hkne

Let's go over here.

kniniha[h/hnah

Let's go wash. (laundry)

gyatg-hny,

Let's (you & I) play.

degy<`n}ho:k

Let's (you & I) play baseball.

awe:t`ah

Let's pretend.

dajih-h dwad-w{hsh,`

Let's rest a little while.

dwadr,nod/ny] ha`dega<:nage:

Let's sing many kinds of songs.
ha`sehyad?hahs letter (to her)
enr-hda:s lettuce
s-:t/: lie (v.) (down)
s,n]:w,: lie (v.) (non truth)
sejehsd?d,h light (v.)
dew,n{h]ks/h lightning
gayan-d/h line
ganehsda:g=h ed,d-kwa` linoleum
ka/hsr/g=hta` lion
ohs]hgwa:` lips
ohn=:ga` liquid
sadoh/hs[:yohs listen (v.)
niy?hah little (not much)
niwu`uh little (small)
s[dr/` live (v.) (reside)
gan/hsiy]hsgeh livingroom
ganowan[:y/:t lock (n.)
s,nh]:d/: lock (v.)
naw,`da` lollipop

[:y/:s

long

gae:n#hsesg+h]:n/`

Longhouse People (female)

godin#hsy?:ni`

Longhouse People (female)
ohsky=ha` louse
hadiy,dagw-hs had[`dr/` lumber camp
o`dagwa/:nt lump (earth)
ad,n-tra` lunch
 
Last updated: September 17, 2017