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melon
n
melon
agosimaan ni [BL] a cucumber; a squash; a watermelon; a melon

watermelon
eshkandaming ni-v a watermelon

agosimaan ni [BL] a cucumber; a squash; a watermelon; a melon

melt
vi
melt
ningide vii it melts, thaws

Paired with: ningizo vai

ningizo vai s/he melts, thaws

Paired with: ningide vii

melt
vt
melt
ningiz vta melt, thaw h/

Paired with: ningizan vti

ningizan vti melt, thaw it

Paired with: ningiz vta

ningizwi vta [BL]

ningiz vta

ningaabikide vii it (mineral or metal) melts

Paired with: ningaabikizo vai

ningaabikizan vti melt it (mineral or metal)

Paired with: ningaabikiz vta

ningaabikizo vai s/he (mineral or metal) melts

Paired with: ningaabikide vii

member
n
member
dibendaagozi vai
  1. s/he is controlled, is owned
  2. s/he belongs, is a member

Paired with: dibendaagwad vii

dibenjigaazo vai
  1. s/he is controlled, owned, ruled (by someone), "they" control, own, rule h/
  2. s/he is a member

menominee
n
menominee
omanoominii na a Menominee

manoominii na a Menominee

See also: omanoominii na

menses
n
secluded at first menses
bakaanige vai she is secluded at first menses

mental hospital
n
mental hospital
giiwanaadiziiwigamig ni a mental hospital

mention
vt
mention
mikom vta mention h/; come to h/ mind

Paired with: mikondan vti

mikondan vti mention it, have come to h/ mind

Paired with: mikom vta

merciful
adj
merciful
zhawenjige vai s/he is merciful, is kind-hearted, has pity

mercy
n
mercy
zhawenim vta bless, pity h/; show loving-kindess, unconditional love for h/; have mercy, compassion for h/

zhawenjigewin ni a blessing, mercy, kindness