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hand
[directly]
n
by hand
michi- pv lex barely; by hand; without anything special; by no other means

hand
[close]
n
at hand
wenipazh adv man easily, at hand, readily

hand lotion
n
hand lotion
noomininjiiwin ni [RL] hand lotion

noomininjii vai s/he applies lotion on h/ (own) hand or hands

apply hand lotion
noomininjii vai s/he applies lotion on h/ (own) hand or hands

hand net
n
hand net
gwaaba'waagan na a scoop net

hand-made
adj
hand-made thing
ozhichigan ni something made, built, or formed: a hand-made thing, a manufactured thing, a product

handbag
n
handbag
zhooniyaa-mashkimod ni a purse, a handbag, a wallet

handful
n
take a handful
ganakin vta take a handful of h/

Paired with: ganakinan vti

ganakinan vti take a handful of it

Paired with: ganakin vta

ganakinamaw vta take a handful of it for h/

one handful
ingodobaneninj adv num one handful

handkerchief
n
handkerchief
mashwens na [LL] [RL] a handkerchief

See also: moshwens ni

moshwens ni a handkerchief

See also: mashwens na [LL] [RL]

handle
vt
handle a certain way
ininan vti hold, handle it a certain way

Paired with: inin vta

inin vta hold, handle h/ a certain way

Paired with: ininan vti

ininige vai s/he holds, handles things a certain way; s/he points in a certain direction

ininigaade vii it is handled a certain way (by someone), "they" handle it a certain way; it is held a certain way (by someone), "they" hold it a certain way

ininigaazo vai s/he is handled a certain way (by someone), "they" handle h/ a certain way; s/he is held a certain way (by someone), "they" hold h/ a certain way

used to handling
nagajibidoon vti2 be used to handling it

Paired with: nagajibizh vta

nagajibizh vta be used to handling h/

Paired with: nagajibidoon vti2

handle wrong
maanin vta hold, handle h/ wrong

Paired with: maaninan vti

maaninan vti hold, handle it wrong

Paired with: maanin vta

handle
n
handle
minjiminigan ni a handle

ax handle
waagaakwadwaatig ni an ax handle

hammer handle
bakite'iganaak ni a hammer handle