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winkte

winkte

See also: wíŋkte

German

Verb

winkte

  1. First-person singular preterite of winken.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of winken.
  3. First-person singular subjunctive II of winken.
  4. Third-person singular subjunctive II of winken.

Lakota

Alternative forms

  • wintke

Etymology

Derives from an old Lakota word, winyanktehca, that contracted through long use.

Noun

winkte

  1. A "two-souls-person" or more directly, "to be as a woman" and applies to male-bodied individuals. A gender-variant male-bodied individual in Lakota Sioux culture.

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