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lock
n
lock
gashkaabika'igan ni a lock

lock
vt
lock
gashkaabika' vta lock h/

Paired with: gashkaabika'an vti

gashkaabika'an vti lock it

Paired with: gashkaabika' vta

gashkaabika'igaade vii it is locked (by someone), "they" lock it

gashkaabika'igaazo vai s/he is locked (by someone), "they" lock h/

gashkaabika'ige vai s/he locks things

gashkaakonan vti bar, lock it (as something stick- or wood-like)

gashkaakwa'an vti lock it

lodge
n
lodge
wiigiwaam ni a wigwam, a lodge

wiish ni [BL] lodge of an animal

bark lodge
wanagekogamig ni a bark lodge

beaver lodge
amikwiish ni a beaver lodge

birch bark lodge
wiigwaasigamig ni a birch bark lodge

build a dwelling or lodge
ozhige vai s/he builds a dwelling (lodge, house), makes camp

ozhigaw vta build a dwelling (lodge, house) for h/

ozhigaage vai s/he builds dwellings (lodge, house) for people

domed lodge
waaginogaan ni a domed lodge, a wigwam

earth lodge
akiiwe-wiigiwaam ni an earth lodge

finish building a dwelling or lodge
giizhige vai s/he finishes building a dwelling or lodge

giizhigaadan vti finish building it (a lodge or house)

grass lodge
mashkosiigaan ni a lodge of grass

house-like lodge
gakaaga'ogaan ni a house-like lodge

lodge door cover
gibishkwaande'on ni a lodge door cover

gibinde'igan ni a cloth or hide door cover used on a lodge

gibinde'on ni [NI] a cloth or hide door cover used on a lodge

gibinde'onaak ni [NI] stick in a lodge door cover

lodge with peaked roof
nisawa'ogaan ni lodge with peaked roof

lodge with pointed top
bajiishka'ogaan ni a tipi, a lodge with a pointed top

long lodge
ginoondawaan ni a long lodge

zhaabondawaan ni a long lodge with doors at both ends

mide lodge
midewigaan ni a Mide lodge

midewigamig ni a Mide lodge

other side of the lodge
agaamindesi adv loc on the other side of the lodge (across the fire)

sap-boiling lodge
iskigamizigewigamig ni a sap-boiling lodge

storage lodge
asanjigoowigamig ni a structure for storage: a storage lodge, a shed

ataasoowigamig ni a structure for storage: a storage lodge, a shed

sweat lodge
madoodiswan ni a sweat lodge

See also: madoodison ni [RL]

madoodison ni [RL] a sweat lodge

See also: madoodiswan ni

lodge door cover
n
lodge door cover
gibishkwaande'on ni a lodge door cover

gibinde'igan ni a cloth or hide door cover used on a lodge

gibinde'on ni [NI] a cloth or hide door cover used on a lodge

gibinde'onaak ni [NI] stick in a lodge door cover

lodge pole
n
lodge pole
abanzh ni a lodge pole; a rafter

log
rolling log
gizhibaayaakowebishkigan ni a rolling log

log cabin
n
log cabin
mitigo-waakaa'igan ni a log cabin

log peeler
n
log peeler
bishagaakwa'igan ni a log peeler

logger
n
logger
giishka'aakwewinini na a logger, a lumberjack

logrolling
n
logrolling
gizhibaayaakowebishkige vai s/he does logrolling

gizhibaayaakowebishkigewin ni logrolling

rolling log
gizhibaayaakowebishkigan ni a rolling log