gwelk [gwelk]
1. intransitive verb. burn
../mp3s/gw/gwaalk-ab-hb-01.mp3 Wayi, ła gwelga lak. The fire is already burning [a greeting used to welcome visitors -- meaning that everything is in readiness for their arrival].
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2. intransitive verb. burned
Ła ḵ'aag̱a ḵa'xaays 'nii hoyt dzida ḵ'a̱ gwelgm. When plantain opens up they use it on burns.
3. transitive verb. make burn

Related entries: Dialectal Variant gwalak  burn | Dialectal Variant gwalk  burn | Dialectal Variant gwaalk  burn | Free Variant gwelik  burn | Derivative gwelka̱  get a haircut | Derivative gwe'lgn  burn something | Dialectal Variant gweelk  burn | g̱a̱ngwelka  kindling wood | Ła gwelg̱a lak!  Fire's started! | sigwelk  light a fire | sisagwelk  spark

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 512. | Source: Draft Dictionary entry.