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blackberry
n
blackberry
odatagaagomin na a blackberry

blackberry bush
n
blackberry bush
odatagaagominagaawanzh na a blackberry bush

blackbird
n
blackbird
asiginaak na a blackbird

[
red-winged blackbird
Agelaius phoeniceus
]

blacksmith
n
blacksmith
awashtoyaa na a blacksmith

blacksmith shop
n
blacksmith shop
awashtoyaawigamig ni a blacksmith shop

blade
n
axe blade
waagaakwadwaabik ni an ax blade

knife blade
mookomaanaabik ni a knife blade

shoulder blade
indiniigan nid my shoulder blade (scapula)

See also: nindiniigan nid

nindiniigan nid my shoulder blade (scapula)

See also: indiniigan nid

gidiniigan nid your shoulder blade (scapula)

odiniigan nid h/ shoulder blade (scapula)

blame
vt
blame
anaamim vta blame h/ (in speech), accuse h/

anaamindiwag vai they blame, accuse each other

anaamindizo vai s/he blames h/ self

anaaminge vai s/he blames, accuses people

blanket
n
blanket
waabooyaan ni [S] a blanket

See also: waabowayaan ni [N]

waabowayaan ni [N] a blanket

See also: waabooyaan ni [S]

agwazhaan ni [RL] a blanket

nikonaas nid my blanket

gikonaas nid your blanket

okonaas nid h/ blanket

covered with blankets
agwazhe vai s/he is covered with blankets, covers up with blankets

cover with blankets
agwazhe' vta cover h/ with blankets

half blanket
aabitawazhe vai s/he uses half of the blanket

have a blanket
okonaasi vai s/he has a blanket

make a blanket
waabooyaanike vai s/he makes a blanket

waaboozekonike vai [BL] s/he makes a netted rabbitskin blanket

netted rabbitskin blanket
waaboozekon ni [BL] a netted rabbit hide blanket

share a blanket
wiidagwazhem vta share a blanket with h/

take along blanket
niimagwazhe vai s/he takes along a blanket

blast
vt
blast
baasaabikiz vta blast h/

Paired with: baasaabikizan vti

baasaabikizan vti blast it

Paired with: baasaabikiz vta

baasaabikizige vai s/he blasts things

bleed
vi
bleed
miskwiiwi vai s/he bleeds, is bloody

Paired with: miskwiiwan vii

stop bleeding
gibichiskwagizi vai s/he stops bleeding