yunez̲kuk ᘐᘅᙆᗷᐟ jʌnez̪kʌk V
he confirmed him
[∅-kuk < kuk₁ «slap»] Perfective Affirmative Not Classified
Etymology: This literally means ‟he slapped (n-class object)”, in reference to the fact that the bishop lightly slaps the face of the person confirmed.
(1) Nawhulnukcho yunez̲kuk. `The bishop confirmed her.'
Related Words: Religion