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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

far
[degree]
adv
so far along in an activity
apiichitaa vai s/he engages in an activity to a certain extent, is so far along in an activity

fare
vi
fare a certain way
izhiwebizi vai s/he has certain things happen to h/; s/he behaves, fares a certain way

Paired with: izhiwebad vii

farm
n
farm
gitigaan ni a field, a garden, a farm

farm
vi
farm
gitige vai s/he plants, gardens, farms

farmer
n
farmer
gitigewinini na a farmer

gitigewikwe na a farmer (female)

fart
vi
fart
boogidi vai s/he farts

boogijidan vti fart on it

Paired with: boogijizh vta

boogijizh vta fart on h/; spray h/ as a skunk does

Paired with: boogijidan vti

fart in sleep
boogidingwaam vai [S] s/he farts in h/ sleep

See also: boogidingwaamo vai [BL]

boogidingwaamo vai [BL] s/he farts in h/ sleep

See also: boogidingwaam vai [S]

fart lifting or exerting
boogijiiwii vai s/he farts lifting or in exertion

fart running
boogijibatoo vai s/he farts running

fast
adv
climb fast
akwaandawebatoo vai s/he climbs up fast, climbs fast

crawl fast
gizhiiyoode vai s/he crawls fast

drip fast
gizhiigaa vii it drips, leaks fast

drive fast
gizhiibizo vai s/he moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibide vii

gizhiibide vii it moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibizo vai

gizhiidaabii'iwe vai s/he drives (a vehicle) fast

gizhiibizonike vai [N] s/he drives (a vehicle) fast

fast wind
gizhiiyaanimad vii the wind blows fast

flow fast
gizhiijiwan vii it flows fast

fly fast
gizhiise vii it flies fast

Paired with: gizhiise vai

gizhiise vai s/he flies fast

Paired with: gizhiise vii

gizhiibide vii it moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibizo vai

gizhiibizo vai s/he moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibide vii

go fast
gizhiikaa vai s/he goes fast

grow fast
ginibigin vii it grows fast

Paired with: ginibigi vai

gizhiigi vai s/he grows fast

Paired with: gizhiigin vii

gizhiigin vii it grows fast

Paired with: gizhiigi vai

leak fast
gizhiigaa vii it drips, leaks fast

move fast
gizhiibide vii it moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibizo vai

gizhiibizo vai s/he moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibide vii

gizhiikaa vai s/he goes fast

paddle fast
gizhiikaakwazhiwe vai s/he paddles fast

gizhiikwazhiwe vai s/he paddles fast; s/he swim [as fish] fast

run fast
gizhiibatoo vai s/he runs fast

gizhiikaabatoo vai s/he runs fast

gizhiiba'idiwag vai they run fast together

speed fast
gizhiibide vii it moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibizo vai

gizhiibizo vai s/he moves, runs, operates, speeds, drives, flies fast

Paired with: gizhiibide vii

skate fast
gizhiiyaada'e vai s/he skates fast

talk fast
gidaatabowe vai [BL] s/he talks fast

think fast
gizhiiyendam vai2 s/he thinks fast

fasten
vt
fasten
zagaakwa' vta fasten, pin, button h/

Paired with: zagaakwa'an vti

zagaakwa'an vti fasten, pin, button it

Paired with: zagaakwa' vta

zagaakwa'igaade vii it is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it

zagaakwa'igaazo vai s/he is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it

zagaakwa'ige vai s/he fastens, pins, buttons things

zaga' vta nail h/; fasten h/ (with something)

Paired with: zaga'an vti

zaga'an vti nail it; fasten it (with something)

Paired with: zaga' vta

fasting
n
fasting
gii'igoshimowin ni fasting

fat
adj
fat
wiinino vai s/he is fat

so fat
apiichigaamo vai s/he is so fat

biskigaamo vai s/he is so fat s/he's bent over

mamaanjigogaamo vai s/he is so fat s/he can't move

excessively fat
onzaamigaamo vai s/he is excessively fat

nice and fat
minogaamo vai s/he is nice and fat