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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

cross
vi
cross by boat
aazhawa'am vai2 s/he crosses, go across by boat

aazhawa'o vai s/he crosses, go across by boat; s/he goes across by boat

cross-cut saw
n
cross-cut saw
giishkiboojigan ni a cross-cut saw

crossed
adj
sit with legs crossed
aazhoogaadebi vai s/he sits with legs crossed

crow
n
crow
aandeg na a crow

[
American crow
Corvus brachyrhynchos
]

crow feather
n
crow feather
aandego-miigwan na a crow feather

crowbar
n
crowbar
bakwajisaga'igan ni a crowbar

mookiweba'igan ni a crowbar

baakisagiweba'igan ni [BL] a crowbar

crowd
n
go in a group or crowd
animaawanidiwag vai they travel away (in the other direction) in a group

babaamaawanidiwag vai s/he travels around in a group

bagamaawanidiwag vai they arrive in a group

bimaawanidiwag vai they travel along along in a group

biidaawanidiwag vai they travel here in a group

biindigeyaawanidiwag vai they enter, go inside as a group

inaawanidiwag vai they travel in a group to a certain place

madaabiiyaawanidiwag vai they go down to shore in a group

maadaawanidiwag vai they start off in a group

ondaawanidiwag vai they travel in a group from a certain place

zaagidaawanidiwag vai they file out; they go out in a group

crowded
adj
lie crowded
mooshkineshinoog vai they are crowded lying (there)

sit crowded
ziindabi vai s/he sits crowded in, squeezed in tight

stand crowded
ziinjigaabawi vai s/he is in a tight spot; s/he stands crowded in, squeezed in tight

crumble
vt
crumble
biisibidoon vti2 break it into small pieces with hands; crumble it

Paired with: biisibizh vta

biisibizh vta break h/ into small pieces with hands; crumble h/

Paired with: biisibidoon vti2

crunch
vt
crunch in mouth
gaapam vta crunch h/ in mouth

Paired with: gaapandan vti

gaapandan vti crunch it in mouth

Paired with: gaapam vta

gaapanjige vai s/he crunches things in mouth