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bay
n
bay
wiikwed ni bay

wiikwegamaa vii it is a bay

be
vi
be a certain thing
aawan vii it is a certain thing

Paired with: aawi vai

aawi vai s/he is a certain thing or being

Paired with: aawan vii

be a certain thing or being
aawi vai s/he is a certain thing or being

Paired with: aawan vii

be in a certain place
ate vii it is in a certain place

Paired with: abi vai

ayaa vii
  1. it is (in a certain place)
  2. [with a lexical preverb] it is in a certain state or condition
  3. [with a preverb] it moves a certain way

Paired with: ayaa vai

come to be
bagami-ayaa vii
  1. it arrives
  2. it comes to be

Paired with: bagami-ayaa vai

be in
biinde vii it is in (something)

Paired with: biinzo vai

biinzo vai s/he is in (something)

Paired with: biinde vii

beach
n
long stretch of sand beach
ginoodaawangaa vii it is a long stretch of sand beach

sandy beach
mitaawangaa vii it is a sandy beach

bead
vt
bead
mazinigwaaso vai s/he embroiders, beads something

mazinigwaadan vti embroider, bead it

Paired with: mazinigwaazh vta

mazinigwaazh vta embroider, bead h/

Paired with: mazinigwaadan vti

bead correctly
gwayakwaabidoo'an vti thread it correctly, bead it correctly (on a bead loom)

gwayakwaabidoo'ige vai s/he beads things correctly (on a loom)

bead on a loom
mazinaabidoo'an vti bead it on a loom

mazinaabidoo'ige vai s/he beads things on a loom

make a mistake beading
wanaabidoo'an vti make a mistake beading it on a loom

wanaabidoo'ige vai s/he makes a mistake beading things on a loom

bead
n
bead
manidoominens na a bead

bead loom
n
bead loom
mazinaabidoo'iganaatig ni a bead loom

mazinaabidoo'igeyaatig ni [BL] a bead loom

bead work
n
bead work
manidoominensikaan na an item of bead work

beading needle
n
beading needle
naabidoo'igan ni a beading needle

beak
n
beak
okoonzh nid its (a bird's) bill, beak

bean
n
bean
mashkodesimin na a bean

See also: mashkodiisimin na

mashkodiisimin na a bean

See also: mashkodesimin na

miskodiisimin na a bean

See also: miskojiisimin na

miskojiisimin na a bean

See also: miskodiisimin na