Cayuga words/phrases starting with
"S"
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g-:ya` sack
/nh-:d,t sad
hah/wageh]:n/` sailor
satgany-gih salary
otsgra` saliva
ojihke`da` salt
gajihke`dah?h gwisgwis o`w-h/h salt pork
ojih`ke`d-:weht salty

o`nehs[:yo`

Sandpiper
owahdagri` sap (maple)
Nakd}h-ehs Saturday
sad<n{h,h save
[:jih say
/tg/`drahniy/d-hsta scales (weigh)
sets-hnihs scare (v.)
/tgehd-hsta` scarf
/deway,sd_hkwa` school
degah,na`tr-`se:` scissors
s=:ke:t scrape (grate)
des-he:t scream
watwadas=hs gas?hda` screw (to twist)
sets=hsda: seal (close)
ganya`gwai:   seal (animal)
sw-nhah secure (tie)
]kahs seep
watgy=h/` sell
sad]:wih send away
[:tr,h set down
desahs/dr-:g/h sever
deg/yad<d/h shake
otge`oh-I`d_hkwa shampoo
ohyu`t[yeht sharp

wa`,not[:y/`

Sharpened Stick Dance
/gw-:sta` shawl (v.)
ka?:h,` she

g?nhihs

she does it sloppy.
deyonag-/nt sheep

/g-:wi:

she gave it to me

a?:g/`

she gave it to me

tr=hs goihwag-`de`

she gossips too much

god?nhahe`

she is estatic

ekwaway=h/h

she is a master chef
dehohsd-:the shiny
agyadaw[`tra` shirt
esayad?:dat shiver
ahd-hkwa` shoes
s[:ak shoot
gih,kd-:gye` shore
ohn,hsa` shoulder
sey/hw-tahs show (her)
gay-`ta` show (movie)
aw-hsd/ha` shrink
senh]ha: shut (door) (v.)
ganh=hsa` silk ribbon
gaisd-g,:t silver
sadr,n]d,h sing
hodr<not singing (v.)

s-gy,:

(you) sit down

Hy=i`nih/n}hw,j-ge: Six Nations
ado`j[:na` skates
ohsgy,`d]hsg/` skeleton
des,n-hsgwak skip
dr<:na: skunk
atnajodr[:yo: slacks
/de`dr+hd,hd_hkwa` sled (sleigh) (v.)
s<:da` sleep (v.)
d,sh-itsgo` slide (slip) (v.)
atn-`g}hka` slip (clothing)
gan/hsg}hk-`ahd-hgwa` slippers
sg,:n?:n[h slowly
niwu`uh small
niwus`uh small things
odedr<:na` smell (odour)
sad=:swaht smell (v.)
say?dih smile (v.)
oy<`gwa:` smoke
gay,`gwa[hd?h o`w-h/h smoked meat
osh-ihsda` snake
du:wisdu:wi:` snipe
ha/kw-ga: snore
]`gra` snow
]gra` snowflake
ogr?gy/ snowing
ogra`g=h wad=`dre` snowmobile
dy/tw,`ga?:d_hkwa` snowshoe
o`<:na` snowsnake
noh-:`ta` soap
ad-hditra` socks
wagy<d_hkwe:s sofa
ohnegag-`/h sofa drink
hahs]da: soldier
segwahdag/: sole (of your foot)
ohn[:y/h solid
gy]:do:k some missing
tg?ha:,` sometimes
wa`j[hst/: soon
-geh

Sorry (excuse me)

ad/h=tra` soul
ohneg-gri` soup
deyohujihs sour
onen?geh south
onen/g=h gwad[h h-`ge` south side I am going
d=hsda` (you) stand up
sy,toh sow (seeds) (v.)
s+ht-, speak
ojigaw=na` spear (javelin)
ow<:na` speech
ji`a?:y,: spider
deyotwad-:se: spin (v.)
desatneg]gwaht splash (v.)
,sahikda`as splinter (v.)
des]w,: split
gany]da` spoon
gagwitneh spring (season)
gagwid+hji:hah springtime
desatneg]:gwat sprinkle
daodog,h<gye` sprout (seed)
ohny?hsa` squash (vegetable)
dehsd]ha:k squeeze
jon[tsgr/nt squirrel
Gw=sneh St. Regis
deyoji-:n`,d/:t stagdeer
d=hsda` stand (v.)
gad-:tro:t Standing Quiver Dance
ojihs?da` star
ojihs?dahsia` stars
dasahs-w,h start (v.)
sad/hswe`d-:n{h/h starve
sidr?:dak stay home
gan,hsgw,h steal
sahs<da` step
ad/hn=ja` step ladder
ohn[:y/h stiff
okse`da` stomach (belly)
oh?:wa` stomach (intestines)
g-hsgwa` stone
d=hsda` stop (v.)
gy/d,hn[:nohs store
g-ga:` story
ganohsadaiha`tra` stove
stagwaihsih straighten (v.)
oya`t[yoht strange
jihs?:dak strawberries
ohahakd-:gye` street
dasakyeh,:toh stretch (v.)
ohs[:ya` string
,syad}hsr?go` stroke (a pet)
sadeway,:s study (v.)
,j]`ne:` subtract (v.)
sn/ky=hah suck (v.)
naw<da` sugar
otg]`da` sumac
g,nh=hneh summer
,dehk-`g-kwa` sun
Aw,dadaog,hd/h Sunday
od,h-:ot sunshine
oihwan=h-gwaht surprising news
,sriwan=`aks/` swear (v.)
naw=`daweht sweet
naw,`daw=ht ogah]`ja` sweet grass
naw,`daw=ht oh/nada` sweet potatoe
heganaw,d]h/h sweeten (v.)
sad-:w,h swim (v.)
ohd<`gw,h swollen
k_h,natrow-:n,h sword
ots=hsda` syrup
 
Last updated: September 23, 2017