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

honesty
n
honesty
gwayakwaadiziwin ni good character, honesty

honey
n
hook
n
fish hook
migiskan ni [BL] a fish hook

wewebanaabaan ni [BL] [BL] a fish hook; [RL] a fishing pole and line

sturgeon hook
name-wewebanaabaan ni a sturgeon hook

hook and line
n
hook and line
migiskaneyaab ni a hook and line

fish with a hook and line
wewebanaabii vai s/he fishes with a hook and line

hoop
n
cradleboard hoop
aagiingwe'onaak ni a cradleboard hoop

make cradleboard hoop
aagiingwe'onaakoke vai s/he makes a cradleboard hoop

hoop dance
n
hoop dance
biindaagibagizo vai s/he does a hoop dance

biindaagibagizowin ni hoop dance

hope
n
have hope
bagosenim vta wish of, have hope for h/; wish for, hope for h/

Paired with: bagosendan vti

lose hope
banaadendan vti s/he is discouraged about it, is in despair about it, thinks it is hopeless

Paired with: banaadenim vta

banaadenim vta despair of h/; lose hope in h/

Paired with: banaadendan vti

hope
vi
hope
bagosendan vti wish for, hope for, desire it

Paired with: bagosenim vta

bagosenim vta wish of, have hope for h/; wish for, hope for h/

Paired with: bagosendan vti

hopeful
adj
hopeful
ombendam vai2 s/he is excited, is hopeful