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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

builder
n
builder
waakaa'igewinini na a builder

building
n
building
waakaa'igan ni a house, a building

bull
n
bull
doonoo na [ML] a bull

bull snake
n
bull snake
newe na a bull snake

bullet
n
bullet
anwi ni something shot as a missle, a bullet, a shot gun shell

twenty-two bullet
anwiins ni a twenty-two bullet

have a bullet
odanwiimi vai s/he has bullets, has (shotgun) shells

bullhead
n
bullhead
awaazisii na a bullhead

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Ictalurus spp.
]

bully
vt
bully
miikinji' vta provoke, tease, harass, bully h/

miikinji'idiwag vai they provoke, tease, harass each other by speech

miikinji'iwe vai s/he provokes, teases, harasses, bullies people

bum
vt
bum
bagoshi' vta
  1. beg or wish to be fed or given something by h/
  2. bum something off h/

bagoshi'iwe vai
  1. s/he begs or wishes to be fed or given something by people
  2. s/he bums off people

bump
vt
bump
bizikan vti bump, accidentally run into or over it

Paired with: bizikaw vta

bizikaw vta bump, accidentally run into or over h/

Paired with: bizikan vti

bakiteshkan vti bump, knock it [with body or foot]

bump arm
bitaakonikeshin vai s/he bumps h/ arm on something

bump elbow
bitaakodooskwaneshin vai s/he bumps h/ elbow on something

bump face
bitaakwiingweshin vai s/he bumps h/ face on something

bump foot
bitaakozideshin vai s/he bumps h/ foot on something, stubs h/ toe

bump hand
bitaakoninjiishin vai s/he bumps h/ hand on something

bump head
bitaakondibeshin vai s/he bumps h/ head

bump knee
bitaakogidigweshin vai s/he bumps h/ knee on something

bump leg
bitaakogaadeshin vai s/he bumps h/ leg on something

bump nose
bitaakojaaneshin vai s/he bumps h/ nose on something

bump thigh
bitaakobwaameshin vai s/he bumps h/ thigh on something

bump down off
diitibishkan vti bump it down off something, knock it down off something (with foot or body)

Paired with: diitibishkaw vta

diitibishkaw vta bump h/ down off something, knock h/ down off something (with foot or body)

Paired with: diitibishkan vti

bump into
phrv
bump into
bizikan vti bump, accidentally run into or over it

Paired with: bizikaw vta

bizikaw vta bump, accidentally run into or over h/

Paired with: bizikan vti

bitaakoshkan vti bump into it accidentally

Paired with: bitaakoshkaw vta

bitaakoshkaw vta bump into h/ accidentally; collide with h/

Paired with: bitaakoshkan vti