éy

good


'being good' and 'very good'

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eyéy

good


eyém

strong

Alternative form: iyém


Can apply to person, words, medicine, etc. e.g. eyém sq'óq'ey a real bad (strong) sickness

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iyómex

good-looking, beautiful, pretty, handsome, looks good

Alternative form: iyóméx


note the -ómex suffix, meaning "looking like, in looks"

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alíy

good (eg. many things, people)


the -l- here indicates plurality. good of one would be éy

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a'iy

cute (little ones)



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éystexw

to like (it)



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alíyó:mex

good looking (of several people)


the -ómex ending here indicates the 'looking, in appreareance' (pg 353). e.g. qelómex 'ugly, ugly looking'. 'good looking' of one person would be iyómex, or éyómex.

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