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Showing Category: ricing

anishinaabe-manoomin ni wild rice

ashki-manoomin ni unparched harvested wild rice

aaba'oodoo vai s/he unties wild rice

aawajimine vai s/he hauls wild rice

bawa'am vai2 s/he knocks wild rice

(derived noun) bawa'amowin ni a load of rice
bawa'an vti
  1. knock it (with something)
  2. harvest it [wild rice] (with rice knockers)

See also: bawa'am vai2

bawa'igan ni something knocked off or used to knock something off
bawa'iganaak na [LL] [ML] a knocker: a stick used to knock rice grains off the wild rice stalks

See also: bawa'iganaak ni [NI] [RL]

bawa'iganaak ni [NI] [RL] a knocker: a stick used to knock rice grains off the wild rice stalks

See also: bawa'iganaak na [LL] [ML] ; bawa'iganaatig ni

bawishkam vai2 s/he threshes wild rice

bawishkamookizin ni [NI] a mocassin for treading wild rice

biisi-manoomin ni fine wild rice

bootaagan na [ML] a mortar for wild rice

See also: bootaagan ni [LL]

bootaaganaak ni a pestle

bootaaganike vai s/he makes a mortar for rice

bootaagaadan vti stamp it in a mortar

bootaage vai s/he stamps things in a mortar (e.g., wild rice)

(applicative) bootaagaadan vti stamp it in a mortar (derived noun) bootaagan na [ML] a mortar for wild rice (verb of making) bootaaganike vai s/he makes a mortar for rice
dakobijigan ni tied wild rice

gaandakii'amaw vta pole (it) for h/

gaandakii'an vti pole it

(detransitive) gaandakii'ige vai s/he poles a boat (benefactive) gaandakii'amaw vta pole (it) for h/ gaandakii'igan ni a push pole gaandakii'iganaak ni a push pole
gaandakii'igan ni a push pole

See also: gaandakii'iganaak ni

gaandakii'iganaak ni a push pole

See also: gaandakii'igan ni

gaandakii'ige vai s/he poles a boat

gaapizan vti roast it (until dry and crisp), parch it [wild rice]

(detransitive) gaapizige vai s/he roasts things (until dry and crisp), parches wild rice (verb of undergoing) gaapizigaade vii it is roasted (until dry and crisp) (by someone), parched (derived noun) gaapizigan ni popped wild rice
gaapizigewabwiins ni [NI] a stirring paddle for wild rice parching

gaapizigewinaagan ni [NI] a wild rice parching tray