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barber
n
barber
baapaagokozhiwewinini na [ML] a barber; a (male) hairdresser

baapaagokozhiwewikwe na [ML] a hairdresser (female)

giishkikozhiwewinini na a barber

giishkikozhiwewikwe na a barber (female)

barber shop
n
barber shop
baapaagokozhiwewigamig ni a barber shop; a beauty parlor, a hair dressing salon

bare
adj
bare ice
michizigwaa vii there is bare ice

bare of boughs
bashkwaandagizi vai s/he (a tree) is bare of boughs

bashkwaandagaa vii it is bare of boughs

Paired with: bashkwaandagizi vai

on a bare surface
michayi'ii adv loc on the floor; on the ground

See also: michaya'ii adv loc [N]

on bare ground
mitakamig adv loc on bare ground

bare-chested
adj
bare-chested
mitaakigane vai s/he is bare-chested, is bare-breasted

bare-headed
adj
bare-headed
mitaakondibe vai s/he is bare-headed

barefoot
adj
barefoot
zhaashaaginizide vai s/he is barefoot

run barefoot
zhaashaaginizidebatoo vai s/he runs barefoot

barely
adv
barely
agaawaa adv deg barely; hardly

See also: agaawaa adv deg

barge
n
barge
nabagi-jiimaan ni a flat-bottomed boat, a barge

bark
n
bark
wanagek na bark (of a tree); a piece of bark

basswood bark
wiigob na a basswood

[
American basswood
Tillia americana
]

birch bark
wiigwaas ni birch bark; piece of birch bark

black bark
makadewanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has dark or black bark

black spruce bark
zesegaandagwanagek na black spruce bark

brown bark
ozaawanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has yellow or brown bark

bumpy bark
babigwanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has bumpy bark

dark bark
makadewanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has dark or black bark

inner bark of basswood
wiigob ni inner bark of basswood

jack pine bark
okikaandagwanagek na jack pine bark

red bark
miskwanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has red bark

scaly bark
giipanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has scaly bark

smooth bark
zhooshkwanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has smooth bark

spotted bark
gidaganagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has spotted bark

thick bark
gipaganagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has thick bark

thin bark
bibaganagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has thin bark

yellow bark
ozaawanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has yellow or brown bark

white bark
waabishkanagekozi vai s/he (a tree) has white bark

white spruce bark
mina'igwanagek na white spruce bark

bark
vi
bark
migi vai s/he barks

migidan vti bark at it

Paired with: migizh vta

migizh vta bark at h/

Paired with: migidan vti