ya'as [ya'as]
Contraction composed of: niyaa  grandfather
kinship term noun. grandfather
../mp3s/'y/'ye'es-dl-hb-03.mp3 Gwinsgüü dm g̱a̱lmp'uksgas ya'as. Put a spitoon by grandfather to use.
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The late Louis Clifton, often called Ya'as. Photograph by Margaret Anderson.

Related entries: Free Variant ya'a  grandfather | Dialectal Variant 'ye'es  grandfather

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 2227.
Source: Draft Dictionary entry.