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fell
vt
fell
gawa' vta fell h/, chop h/ down

Paired with: gawa'an vti

gawa'an vti fell it, chop it down

Paired with: gawa' vta

gawa'amaw vta chop (it) down for h/; fell it for h/

gawa'ige vai s/he chops things down

gawa'igaade vii it is chopped down (by someone), "they" chop it down

gawa'igaazo vai s/he is chopped down (by someone), "they" chop h/ down

fellow
adj
fellow man
=iijiinini nad my fellow man

fence
n
fence
minjikanaakobijigan ni a fence

fence
vt
fence
minjikanaakobidoon vti2 fence it, fence it in

Paired with: minjikanaakobizh vta

minjikanaakobizh vta fence h/ in

Paired with: minjikanaakobidoon vti2

minjikanaakobijige vai s/he fences something, fences something in

minjikanaakobijigaade vii it is fenced, fenced in

minjikanaakobide vii it is fenced, fenced in

ferry
vt
ferry across
aazhawa'oodoon vti2 ferry it across; take it across by boat

Paired with: aazhawa'oozh vta

aazhawa'oozh vta ferry h/ across; take h/ across by boat

Paired with: aazhawa'oodoon vti2

ferry
n
ferry
aazhawa'oojigan ni a ferry

aazhawa'ookiiwin ni a poled ferry

ferryman
n
ferryman
aazhawa'oojigewinini na a ferryman

festivities
n
festivities
baapinakamigad vii there are festivities

Paired with: baapinakamigizi vai

fetch
vt
fetch
naadin vti3 go get, go after, fetch it

Paired with: naazh vta

naazh vta go get, go after, fetch h/

Paired with: naadin vti3

naajigaade vii it is fetched, picked up (by someone); "they" fetch it, pick it up

naajigaazo vai s/he is fetched, picked up (by someone); "they" fetch, pick h/ up

naadaw vta go get (it) for h/, fetch (it) for h/

fever
n
fever
gizhizo vai
  1. s/he is hot
  2. s/he has a fever