Search the dictionary Advanced Search

How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

headwoman
n
ceremonial headwoman
ogichidaakwe na a ceremonial headwoman; wife of ceremonial headman

heal
vi
heal up
giige vai s/he heals up

heal
vt
heal
nanaandawi' vta heal, doctor h/

nanaandawi'iwe vai s/he heals, doctors people

noojimo' vta cure h/; heal h/

noojimo'iwe vai s/he cures people; s/he heals people

heal
vi
heal
noojimo vai s/he heals, recovers from an illness

healer
n
traditional healer
nenaandawi'iwed na-v traditional healer

healing
[curing someone]
n
healing
noojimo'iwewin ni healing, curing

healing song
n
healing song
nanaandawi'iwe-nagamon ni a healing song

sing healing song
nanaandawi'iwe-nagamo vai s/he sings a healing song

hear
vt
hear
noondam vai2 s/he hears

noondaw vta hear h/

Paired with: noondan vti

noondan vti hear it

Paired with: noondaw vta

noondaadiwag vai they hear each other

noondaadizo vai s/he hears h/ self

noondaagozi vai
  1. s/he is heard, makes a sound, makes a noise
  2. s/he calls with a characteristic sound (moo, neigh, croak, etc.)

Paired with: noondaagwad vii

noondaagwad vii it is heard, makes a sound, makes noise

Paired with: noondaagozi vai

dislike hearing
zhiingitan vti dislike, hate listening to or hearing it

Paired with: zhiingitaw vta

zhiingitaw vta dislike, hate listening to or hearing h/

Paired with: zhiingitan vti

hear a certain noise
initam vai2 s/he hears a certain sounds, understands something heard

hear a certain way
initan vti hear, understand it a certain way

Paired with: initaw vta

initaw vta hear h/ a certain way; understand h/ a certain way

Paired with: initan vti

initaagwad vii it is heard, is understood a certain way

Paired with: initaagozi vai

initaagozi vai s/he is heard, is understood a certain way

Paired with: initaagwad vii

hear in a certain place
danitan vti hear it in a certain place

Paired with: danitaw vta

danitaw vta hear h/ in a certain place

Paired with: danitan vti

danitaagwad vii it is heard in a certain place; its sound comes from a certain place

Paired with: danitaagozi vai

danitaagozi vai s/he is heard in a certain place

Paired with: danitaagwad vii

hear at a distance
debitan vti be able to hear it, hear it at a distance, catch the sound of it

Paired with: debitaw vta

debitaw vta be able to hear h/, hear h/ at a distance, catch the sound of h/

Paired with: debitan vti

debitaagozi vai s/he can be heard, is heard at a distance

Paired with: debitaagwad vii

debitaagwad vii it can be heard, is heard at a distance

Paired with: debitaagozi vai

hear right
gwayakotam vai2 s/he hears the right thing, finds out the truth

hear something scary
zegitan vti hear it (something scary)

Paired with: zegitaw vta

zegitaw vta hear h/ (someone scary)

Paired with: zegitan vti

like hearing
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

heard
v
heard clearly
bagakitaagozi vai s/he is heard clearly, understood clearly

Paired with: bagakitaagwad vii

bagakitaagwad vii it is heard clearly, understood clearly; it sounds loud and clear

Paired with: bagakitaagozi vai

heard driving here
biidwewebide vii it is heard speeding. driving, flying here

Paired with: biidwewebizo vai

biidwewebizo vai s/he is heard speeding, driving, flying here

Paired with: biidwewebide vii

heard running here
biidwewebatoo vai s/he is heard running here

heard running here on the ground
biidwewekamigibatoo vai s/he is heard running here on the ground

heard speeding here
biidwewebide vii it is heard speeding. driving, flying here

Paired with: biidwewebizo vai

biidwewebizo vai s/he is heard speeding, driving, flying here

Paired with: biidwewebide vii

heard swimming here
biidweweyaadagaa vai s/he is heard swimming here

See also: bimweweyaadage vai [BL]

biidweweyaadage vai [BL] s/he is heard swimming here

See also: biidweweyaadagaa vai

heard walking here
biidweweshin vai s/he is heard walking here

hearse
n
hearse
niboowidaabaan na a hearse

See also: niboowidaabaan ni [RL]

niboowidaabaan ni [RL] a hearse

See also: niboowidaabaan na