-épleɁ, outward connection

Lexical suffix –épleɁ (w/ stressed-stem, –pleɁ), outward connection, is locational and derivational. It expresses an outwardly primal connection. This includes a literal and figurative distinction. The literal is physical representations including things like a handle, lead, peninsula, etc. The figurative includes interactions with authority or hierarchy, rule, law, etc.

Lexical suffix –épleɁ is a compound: –ep, base, primal; –el, body connected; –, outward expression.

/ /-épleɁ

  • mlmlk̓ʷépleɁ, male animal.

č-/ /-épleɁ

  • čox̌ʷmépleɁ, fishing line, to be on parole.
  • es-čmaw̓pleɁ, handle is broken.
  • čc̓mépleɁ, peninsula.
  • čx̌enépleɁ, to forbid with authority.
  • sčc̓x̌ʷx̌ʷépleɁtn, rules, law.
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