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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

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

cow
n
cow
bizhiki na
  1. a cow, [pl] cattle
  2. a bison, a buffalo

have cow
obizhikiimi vai s/he has a cow, has cattle

cowardice
n
cowardice
zhaagode'ewin ni cowardice

cowardly
adj
cowardly
zhaagode'e vai s/he is cowardly

cowhide
n
cowhide
bizhikiwayaan na a cowhide

crab
n
crab
ashaageshiinh na a crayfish, a crab

crack
vi
crack
baasikaa vii it cracks, shatters (e.g., glass or china)

baasishin vai s/he cracks, shatters on impact

Paired with: baasisin vii

baasisin vii it cracks, shatters on impact

Paired with: baasishin vai

crack apart
daashkikaa vii it splits, cracks apart

crack from heat
baaside vii it cracks, shatters (from heat)

Paired with: baasizo vai

baasizo vai s/he cracks, shatters (from heat)

Paired with: baaside vii

heard cracking
madwekwadin vii the ice is heard cracking from the cold

crack
vt
crack
baasishim vta crack, shatter h/ (by dropping or hitting against)

Paired with: baasisidoon vti2

baasisidoon vti2 crack, shatter it (by dropping or hitting against)

Paired with: baasishim vta

crack by heat
baasiz vta crack, shatter h/ (by heat)

Paired with: baasizan vti

baasizan vti crack, shatter it (by heat)

Paired with: baasiz vta

crack using something
baasa' vta crack, shatter h/ (using something)

Paired with: baasa'an vti

baasa'an vti crack, shatter it (using something)

Paired with: baasa' vta

baasa'ige vai s/he cracks, shatters things (using something)

fall and crack head
baasindibeshin vai s/he falls and cracks h/ head; s/he fractures h/ skull

crack
n
crack in the ice
daashkikwadin vii there is a crack in the ice

have a crack
enaabiisin vii it is cracked, has a crack in it

have cracks
aayenaabiisin vii it has cracks in it

cracker
n
cracker
bakwezhigaans na a cookie, a cracker, a roll