Hupa

Conjugate Verbs

Facts

  • Language: Hupa
  • Alternate names: Hoopa
  • Language code: hup
  • Language family: Na-Dene, Nuclear Na-Dene, Athapaskan-Eyak, Athapaskan, Pacific Coast, California, Hupa
  • Number of speakers: 8
  • Script:

More information:

    Introduction

    Hupa is language of Hupa, Native North Americans, whose traditional land is Hupa Valley, California. Hupa tradition suggests that they have lived in Hupa valley for over 4,000 years. Some Hupa people also speak Yurok?.

    The verb

    Sample verb: -chwe'n

    Definite

    Sg.1  we:-chwe'n 
    Sg.2  win-chwe'n 
    Sg.3  ch'i-win-chwe'n 
    Pl.1  wi-di-chwe'n 
    Pl.2  woh-chwe'n 
    Pl.3  ya'win-chwe'n