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gold
adj
colored gold
ozaawaa-zhooniyaawaande vii it is colored gold

Paired with: ozaawaa-zhooniyaawaanzo vai

ozaawaa-zhooniyaawaanzo vai s/he is colored gold

Paired with: ozaawaa-zhooniyaawaande vii

gold
n
golden eagle
n
golden eagle
giniw na golden eagle

[
Aquilia chrysaetos
]

golden eagle feather
giniwigwan na a golden eagle feather

golden eagle nest
giniwazison ni [BL] a golden eagle's nest

goldeye
[fish]
n
a goldeye
wiibijiinh na a goldeye

[
Hiodon alosoides
]

goldfinch
n
goldfinch
aginjibagwesi na [NI] a goldfinch

[
American goldfinch
Carduelis tristis
]

gone
adj
gone a certain length of time
apiitendi vai s/he is away, absent, gone so long

inendi vai s/he is away, absent, gone so long

gone five days
naanogonendi vai s/he is gone five days, is absent five days

gone four days
niiyogonendi vai s/he is gone four days, is absent four days

gone from a certain place
ondendi vai s/he is gone from a certain place, absent from a certain place

gone overnight
nikanendi vai s/he is gone overnight

gone so many days
dasogonendi vai s/he is gone a certain number of days, is absent a certain number of days

gone three days
nisogonendi vai s/he is gone three days, is absent three days

gone two days
niizhogonendi vai s/he is gone two days, is absent two days

good
[permanently]
adv
gone for good
aapidendi vai s/he goes and doesn't return, is gone for good

run away for good
aapijibatoo vai s/he runs away for good

flee for good
aapijinizhimo vai s/he flees for good

good
adj
good
mino- pv lex good; nice; well

good travelling weather
mino-giizhiganishi vai s/he has good travelling weather

good smell
minomaagwad vii it smells good, has a good smell

Paired with: minomaagozi vai

minomaagozi vai s/he smells good, has a good smell

Paired with: minomaagwad vii

smell good
minomaagozi vai s/he smells good, has a good smell

Paired with: minomaagwad vii

minomaagwad vii it smells good, has a good smell

Paired with: minomaagozi vai

minomaam vta like the smell of h/

Paired with: minomaandan vti

minomaandan vti like the smell of it

Paired with: minomaam vta

minomaago' vta put perfume on h/; make h/ smell good

Paired with: minomaagotoon vti2

minomaagotoon vti2 make it smell good, put perfume on it

Paired with: minomaago' vta

smell good burning or cooking
minomaaso vai s/he smells good burning or cooking

Paired with: minomaate vii

minomaate vii it smells good burning or cooking

Paired with: minomaaso vai

good taste
minopidan vti find it tastes good, like the taste of it

Paired with: minopozh vta

minopozh vta find a good taste in h/

taste good
minopogozi vai s/he tastes good

Paired with: minopogwad vii

minopogwad vii it tastes good

Paired with: minopogozi vai

minwaagamin vii it (a liquid) tastes good

lie in a good position
minosin vii it lies in a good position, fits well in place

Paired with: minoshin vai

minoshin vai s/he lies comfortably, lies in a good position

sound good
minotaagozi vai s/he sounds good

Paired with: minotaagwad vii

minotaagwad vii it sounds good

Paired with: minotaagozi vai

hear sounding good
minotan vti like hearing it, like how it sounds

Paired with: minotaw vta

minotaw vta like hearing h/, like how s/he sounds

Paired with: minotan vti

good use
minwaabadad vii it is very useful, is of good use

Paired with: minwaabadizi vai

minwaabadizi vai s/he is very useful, is of good use

Paired with: minwaabadad vii

minwaabaji' vta get good use of h/

Paired with: minwaabajitoon vti2

minwaabajitoon vti2 get good use of it

Paired with: minwaabaji' vta

look good
minonaagwad vii it looks good, looks nice

minwaabaminaagozi vai s/he looks good, looks nice

Paired with: minwaabaminaagwad vii

minwaabaminaagwad vii it looks good, looks nice

Paired with: minwaabaminaagozi vai

good body
minwaabewizi vai he has a good build

good (mineral)
minwaabikad vii it is good (as something mineral)

Paired with: minwaabikizi vai

minwaabikizi vai s/he is good (as something mineral)

Paired with: minwaabikad vii

lead a good life
minwaadizi vai s/he is a good person (leads a good life, has a good character, is honest)

nookaadizi vai s/he has a good, easy life

Paired with: nookaadad vii

tell good news
minwaajimo vai s/he tells good news, tells a good story

minwaadodan vti tell good news of it

Paired with: minwaajim vta

minwaajim vta tell good news of h/

Paired with: minwaadodan vti

good (stick-like)
minwaakozi vai s/he is good (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: minwaakwad vii

minwaakwad vii it is good (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: minwaakozi vai

good color
minwaande vii it is a good color

Paired with: minwaanzo vai

minwaanzo vai s/he is a good color

Paired with: minwaande vii

good breeze
minwaanimad vii there is a good breeze

good movie
minwaatese vii it is a good movie

good (sheet-like)
minwegad vii it is good (as something sheet-like)

Paired with: minwegizi vai

minwegizi vai s/he is good (as something sheet-like)

Paired with: minwegad vii

good teeth
minwaabide vai s/he has good teeth

good weather
mizhakwad vii the sky is clear; it is good weather

good at
nitaa- pv lex being good at; being skilled at; frequently do; know how to do something

good worker
gotaamigozi vai s/he is a good worker, is a good provider

goose
n
Canada goose
nika na a goose

[
Canada goose
Branta canadensis
]

goose grease
n
snow goose grease
we'wewi-bimide ni snow goose grease