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inzigozis nad es

my mother-in-law

There is no simple independent word for mother-in-law. A personal prefix goes with the dependent noun stem /=zigozis-/mother-in-law to make a full word: 
  • nizigozis, inzigozis, nzigozis my mother-in-law (1s-3s) 
  • gizigozis your mother-in-law (2s-3s) 
  • ozigozisan h/ mother-in-law
  • [MN] ozigozisan h/ mother-in-law / mothers-in-law (3s-3') 
  • [BL] ozigozisan h/ mother-in-law (3s-3's) 
  • [BL] ozigozisa’ h/ mothers-in-law (3s-3'p) Some basic forms of 
inzigozismy mother-in-law are: 

inzigozis 1s - 3s sg; Stem: /=zigozis-/

inzigozis1s - 3s sg es