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midwinter
n
midwinter
aabita-biboon vii it is New Year; it is midwinter

might
vi
might
daa- pv tns modal preverb of possibility, necessity, or obligation: can, could, should, would, might, must

mild
adj
mild weather
aabawaa vii it is warm weather, is mild weather

mild liquid
nookaagamin vii it is a mild or weak liquid

mile
n
certain number of miles
daso-diba'igan adv num
  1. a certain number of hours, so many hours
  2. a certain number of miles, so many miles

so many miles
daso-diba'igan adv num
  1. a certain number of hours, so many hours
  2. a certain number of miles, so many miles

one mile
ingo-diba'igan adv num one hour; one mile; one yard

ningo-diba'igan adv num
  1. one hour
  2. one mile

See also: ingo-diba'igan adv num

two miles
niizho-diba'igan adv num
  1. two hours
  2. two miles

three miles
niso-diba'igan adv num
  1. three hours
  2. three miles

four miles
niiwo-diba'igan adv num
  1. four hours
  2. four miles

See also: niiyo-diba'igan adv num

niiyo-diba'igan adv num
  1. four hours
  2. four miles

See also: niiwo-diba'igan adv num

five miles
naano-diba'igan adv num
  1. five miles
  2. five hours

six miles
ingodwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. six hours
  2. six miles

See also: ningodwaaso-diba'igan adv num

ningodwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. six hours
  2. six miles

See also: ingodwaaso-diba'igan adv num

seven miles
niizhwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. seven hours
  2. seven miles

eight miles
nishwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. eight hours
  2. eight miles

See also: ishwaaso-diba'igan adv num

ishwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. eight miles
  2. eight hours

See also: nishwaaso-diba'igan adv num

nine miles
zhaangaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. nine hours
  2. nine miles

ten miles
midaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. ten hours
  2. ten miles

eleven hours, eleven miles, [with decade number] X and one hour, X and one mile
ashi-bezhigo-diba'igan adv num
  1. eleven hours; [with decade number] X and one hour
  2. eleven miles; [with decade number] X and one mile

military officer
n
military officer
zhimaaganishii-ogimaa na a military officer

milk
n
milk
doodooshaabo ni [BL] milk

See also: doodooshaaboo ni

doodooshaaboo ni milk

milk
vt
milk cows
ziinin vta milk h/; strip liquid from h/ (by hand)

Paired with: ziininan vti

ziininiwe vai s/he milks cows

Milky Way
n
Milky Way
binesiwi-miikana ni the Milky Way

manidoo-miikana ni the Milky Way

mill
n
mill
biisiboojigan ni a grinder, a mill

saw mill
daashkiboojigan na a saw mill. a ripsaw

mill
vt
mill
biisiboodoon vti2 grind, mill, grate it; saw it into small pieces

Paired with: biisiboozh vta

biisiboozh vta grind, mill, grate h/; saw h/ into small pieces

Paired with: biisiboodoon vti2