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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

mariah
n
mariah
mizay na a ling, an eelpout, a burbot, a mariah, a lawyer (fish)

[
burbot
Lota lota
]

mark
n
leave a mark
ezhishin vai s/he leaves a mark

ezhisin vii it leaves a mark

mark
vt
mark with a stripe
beshibii' vta mark h/ with a stripe

Paired with: beshibii'an vti

beshibii'an vti mark it with a line or stripe

Paired with: beshibii' vta

beshibii'ige vai s/he marks things with a line or stripe

market
n
meat market
wiiyaas-adaawewigamig ni a butcher shop, a meat market

marriage
n
marriage
wiidigendiwin ni a marriage; a wedding

aapiji-wiidigendiwin ni a marriage; a wedding

marriage license
n
marriage license
aapiji-wiidige-mazina'igan ni a marriage license

married
adj
married
aapiji-wiidige vai s/he is legally married

wiidige vai s/he marries, is married

wiidigem vta
  1. live with h/
  2. marry h/, be married to h/

wiidigendiwag vai they marry, are married to each other

marrow
n
tool for extracting marrow
zhigwaajiganaak ni a tool for extracting marrow from bones

extract marrow
zhigwaajige vai s/he extracts marrow from bones

marry
v
marry
wiidigem vta
  1. live with h/
  2. marry h/, be married to h/

wiidige vai s/he marries, is married

wiidigendiwag vai they marry, are married to each other

marten
n
marten
waabizheshi na a marten

[
American marten, pine marten
Martes americana
]