Search the dictionary Advanced Search

How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

exactly
adv
exactly
memwech adv man just that, exactly, it is so

See also: gaawiin memwech adv man ; gego memwech adv pred

do exactly
wawiingechige vai s/he does something skillfully, exactly; s/he makes things skilfully, exactly

excessively
adv
excessively
onzaam adv qnt
  1. too, too much, excessively
  2. because (of an excess or an extreme condition or event)

exchange
adv
in exchange
meshkwad adv man in turn, in exchange

give presents in exchange
giiwenamaw vta give presents to h/ in exchange

exchange
vt
exchange
meshkodoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkodoonan vti See also: meshkwadoon vta

meshkodoonamaw vta trade, exchange (it) with h/

See also: meshkwadoonamaw vta

meshkodoonan vti exchange it

Paired with: meshkodoon vta See also: meshkwadoonan vti

meshkwadoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkwadoonan vti See also: meshkodoon vta

meshkwadoonan vti trade, exchange it

Paired with: meshkwadoon vta See also: meshkodoonan vti

meshkwadoonige vai s/he trades things, exchanges things

excite
vt
excite
ombi' vta excite h/; stir h/ up

excited
adj
excited
baapinakamigizi vai s/he is excited, is hopeful

Paired with: baapinakamigad vii

ombendam vai2 s/he is excited, is hopeful

get excited
ombim vta get h/ interested or excited by speech

overexcited
onzaamenimo vai s/he is elated, is overexcited

exciting
adj
exciting
minawaanigwad vii it is happy, is joyous, is exciting

Paired with: minawaanigozi vai

excrement
n
excrement
moo ni feces, excrement

exhale
vi
exhale
bagidanaamo vai s/he breathes, exhales

nasanaamo vai s/he exhales; s/he recovers h/ breath

exhausted
[used up]
adj
exhausted
jaagise vai s/he becomes exhausted; s/he runs out

Paired with: jaagise vii

jaagise vii it runs out; it becomes exhausted

Paired with: jaagise vai