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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

quarrel
vi
quarrel
giikaam vta quarrel with h/; argue with h/

giikaandiwag vai they argue, quarrel with each other,

queen
[card]
n
queen
ikwe na
  1. a woman, a lady
  2. a queen (card)

queen
n
queen
ogimaakwe na a female leader, boss, chief; a queen; a wife of a chief

gichi-ogimaakwe na the highest female leader: a head boss, a president, a queen

question
n
ask question
gagwedwe vai s/he asks, asks a question, inquires

question
gagwedwewin a question

yes-no question
ina pc disc [yes-no question word]

See also: na pc disc

na pc disc [yes-no question word]

See also: ina pc disc

question
vt
question
gagwejim vta ask, question h/

quick
adj
quick
dadaatabii vai s/he is quick

quickly
adv
quickly
wewiib adv man hurry, in a hurry, quickly

count quickly
dadaatabangidaaso vai s/he counts quickly

sing quickly
dadaataba'amaazo vai s/he sings quickly

dadaatabowe vai s/he speaks or sings quickly

speak quickly
dadaatabowe vai s/he speaks or sings quickly

talk quickly
dadaatabaanagidoon vai [LL] [ML] s/he talks quickly

See also: dadaatabaanagidoone vai [N]

dadaatabaanagidoone vai [N] s/he talks quickly

See also: dadaatabaanagidoon vai [LL] [ML]

turn quickly
gwekibagizo vai s/he turns suddenly or without warning

gwekise vai s/he turns suddenly or without warning

Paired with: gwekise vii

gwekiwebinan vti flip it over; turn it quickly

write quickly
dadaatabibii'an vti write it quickly

dadaatabibii'ige vai s/he writes quickly

quiet
adj
quiet
bangan vii it is peaceful; it is quiet

bizaan adv man
  1. quiet, quietly, still, at peace
  2. casually, freely, without concern

bizaan-ayaa vai s/he is quiet, is still, is easy-going

See also: bizaani-ayaa vai

bizaani-ayaa vai s/he is quiet, is still, is easy-going

See also: bizaan-ayaa vai

get quiet
bangitoo vai s/he gets quiet, quiets down

quiet house
bangate vii it is a quiet house

quiet manner
goshkwaawaadizi vai s/he is still, is quiet (in manner or way of life)

quiet way of life
goshkwaawaadizi vai s/he is still, is quiet (in manner or way of life)

quietly
adv
quietly
bizaan adv man
  1. quiet, quietly, still, at peace
  2. casually, freely, without concern

bizaani- pv lex quiet, quietly, still, at peace

sit quietly
goshkwaawaadabi vai s/he stays somewhere quietly ; s/he sits quietly, sits still

stand quietly
bizaanigaabawi vai s/he stands quietly, stands still

goshkwaawaajigaabawi vai s/he stands quietly, stands still

stay quietly
goshkwaawaadabi vai s/he stays somewhere quietly ; s/he sits quietly, sits still

quill
n
porcupine quill
gaaway na a porcupine quill