Pronunciation guide: mel·kwis·kat
Part of speech: verb animate intransitive
Translation: He/she has a nightmare
Example of word used in sentence:
frightened (from nightmare)
Miawitpa'qap ngwis melgwisgap aq mu'gisiapajinpagup.
It was midnight when my son had a nightmare and then he couldn't
go back to sleep.
melgwisgai, I have a nightmare (first person singular animate)
melgwisgaieg, We have a nightmare (first person dual exclusive animate)
melgwisga'tieg, We have a nightmare (first person plural exclusive animate)