laguus = cedar mat
l as in "land"
Word beginnings include:
la, laa, lee, li, lii, loo, lu, luu
laagwaa sGwaansang gaw
screen at the back of the traditional house
- (n) clothes of one who has died which have been taken over by someone of the opposite moiety
Laawiid ginaasGun.uu ’la da.a kuljuugang. He has plenty of just laawiid ginaa.
cape woven of yellow cedar bark
- dead person, deceased
’Laaganang laawiid. Festival (feast) of the dead (the mortuary potlatch).
- fast; pretty young woman with slender figure; sound ’drummp’ of something heavy falling into water
Kwa.aay lab’adgagan. The rock went into the water making a ’drummp’ sound.
mat (ie cedar woven)
the hand game
- play the hand game
Lambaa giisdluu iijang? What number is it?
mountain goat wool; yarn of mountain goat wool.
be against the law; be illegal
wave; breaker; swell
be big waves; be rough
room of house
- be Russian people
Lussan xáadee. Russian people.
- be breakers, surf
Luwaa ’iw’waanaan. The waves were breaking hard (against the reef).