This dictionary was last updated at July 25, 2017, 2:31 p.m.

C

c-sp. var. ofqui-irrealis aspect
cawhere (interrogative)ca-wher

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: kali

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: cali

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: cali

cafivegacaa-five
=ca(emphatic marker)
cachesevencach-seve

Hear it in Tlacolula de Matamoros Zapotec: gaz

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: gats

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: jees

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: gaz

caletwentygalicale-twen

Hear it in Tlacolula de Matamoros Zapotec: gal

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: jaly

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: galy

cani1and2but, howevercani-and
catotwo (B set of numbers)topatwo
cayothree (B set of numbers)chonathreecayo-thre
cayoaone hundredcayo-oneh

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: gaiyua

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: te gayoa

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tub gayua

cayonasixtycayo-sixt

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: gayon

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: gayong

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: gayon

cayoosp. var. ofgayofive
cechacueotherze-another(pre-QUANT)chacuesomezeechacuee
celi1always2eternalceli-eter
cetobisp. var. ofsetobianother
chachobe located separate (neutral aspect)
chacuesomechac-somecechacueother
chagaone (B set of numbers)tobionechag-onechaga chagaevery one

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: cha

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: cha

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: txa

chaga chagaevery, each, every onechagaone (B set of numbers)
chana1Sir2Lady3Lordchonaachan-prie
chapayoung womanchap-younxinichapadaughter

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: dxap

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zhyap

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: dxa’ap

chesp. var. ofchiday
chelaand, alsochelaniaandchel-andchelaneand
chelaneandchelaand=newith
chidaychechychi-dayanachitoday

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: dxii

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zhi

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: chi

chitenchi-ten

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tsë

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: tsï

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tsë

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tsë

chiwhenchiijchi-when

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: chi

chibamiserychib-mise

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: rzhiby

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: nzhiby

chichibeapermission
chiijsp. var. ofchiwhen
chijnio bij tapaanineteen (fifteen and four)chinofifteenbi-and (in complex numbers)tapafourchin-nine

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tsomptap

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tseinyabtap

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: tsïïnn bitap

china1job, workQuela-huèni-chijna, quela-huèni-ñaani2position, officechin-work

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zeiny, zëiny

chinisp. var. ofxinichild
chiniosp. var. ofchinofifteen
chinothirteenchij-thir

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tzó’ony

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tseiny

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: tsïny

chinofifteenchiniochin-fiftchijnio bij tapaanineteen

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tseiny

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tsoni

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: tsïïnn

chiquethenchiq-then

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: chicy

chitafourteenchit-four

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: tsëda

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: tsïda

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: tsëda

chitabonechit-bonechitacuerib

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zuat

chitacueribchitabonecuesidechit-rib

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zuat cwe teix

chonathreecayothree (B set of numbers)chon-thre

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: txonn

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: chon

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: choon

chonaasp. var. ofchanaSir, Lord
chysp. var. ofchiday
=cionly, just=cy=si=xi=zici-only
ciani1many, muchcian-many

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zyeiny

cica1thus, like this2likecica-thuscicanithus

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zicy

cicanithus, like thiscicathus, likecica-like

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zicy ni

cicanibut
citobisp. var. ofsetobianother
co-(perfective aspect)gu-
cobinewcobi-new

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: nacuby

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: nakuy

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: ncweby

cobicha1sun2daygobijchaagobychagoobijchagoobychaacobi-sun

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: gubixh

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: wbich

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: gubidx

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: wbwizh

coca1be, exist (perfective stem)2be able to, can (perfective stem)racabe, can
cogujsp. var. ofcoquinoble
cola=plural imperativeArte 071 3.1cǒlacǎcatonǒ Let us be!Vellon 119 2.2xinni xtennia, cola colla; cotazeeni loo Bejuanana Dios, niani cocañeeni, guezalaachini xtenni benni guicha rymy children, cry, call to God our Lord to help and have mercy on this sick person
colanasteal (perfective stem)ribanasteal
cona1offering2sacrifice3tithecónigonagunacona-offe

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: guan

conabull, oxcona-oxpichina conaox, bull

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: guan

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: gu’ún

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: guan

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: gu’n

cónisp. var. ofconaoffering, sacrifice
copaguard
copa bitoosp. var. ofcopapitaopriest, confessor
copabitaosp. var. ofcopapitaopriest, confessor
copapitaopriest, confessor, friarcopa bitoocopabitaogoPa bittobixoce copabitaopriest
coquinoble; lord, ladycogujgoguiquoqui
cotagoeat (perfective stem)ragoeat
cotihit (perfective stem)riquinehit
cotidie, be dead (perfective stem)ratibe deadguela gotideath
çôtieight thousand
cotixepay (perfective stem)riquixepay
cue1side2beside, at the side ofcue-sidechitacuerib

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: cwe

cueplot (of land), fieldcuiquelayolandquinasowed land
cuelayoolot, plot of landcueplot, fieldlayoland
cuisp. var. ofcueplot, field