hadaay [ha/*daay]
Stem with modifying proclitic composed of: ha=  instrument for, daay  steer
1. common noun. rudder; steering wheel
file://snds/h/hadaay-mw-hb-01.mp3 Nüün int sinyaagwa hadaay. You are the one that will hold the steering wheel.
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2. intransitive verb. hold the wheel
Sgatga wil ap luk'wil hagwilłootgis Belle wayt wil man'axgat da wil lut'aamhadaay 'yuuta. Suddenly she made her way up to the wheelhouse (/cabin). (lit.: where he sits to hold the wheel)

Related entries: g̱a̱nhadaay  steering wheel/rudder | Derivative hadaayn  rudder | yuhadaay  steering a canoe

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 663. |