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merganser
n
merganser
anzig na a merganser

merry
adj
drink and be merry
minobii vai s/he drinks and is merry

mess
n
live in a mess
niiskabi vai s/he lives in a mess

make a mess
ombwewebinige vai s/he makes a mess; s/he throws things around

messenger
n
ceremonial messenger
oshkaabewis na a ceremonial attendant or messenger

messy
adj
messy hair
niiskindibe vai s/he has messy hair

metal
n
metal
biiwaabik ni (a piece of) metal; iron

biiwaabikowan vii it is metal, of metal

Paired with: biiwaabikowi vai

biiwaabikowi vai s/he is metal, of metal

Paired with: biiwaabikowan vii

bookwaabik ni piece of metal

metis
n
Metis
wiisaakodewinini na a Metis (especially male); a Native person of mixed ancestry

See also: wiisaakodewikwe na

Metis woman
wiisaakodewikwe na a Metis woman; a Native woman of mixed ancestry

See also: wiisaakodewinini na

microwave
n
microwave oven
gizhaabate-gizhaabikizigan ni a microwave oven

gizhaabatezigan ni [BL] a microwave oven

gizhaabateyaabikizigan ni a microwave oven

mid-summer
n
after mid-summer
giiwe-niibin vii it is after mid-summer, is late summer

mid-winter
n
after mid-winter
giiwe-biboon vii it is after mid-winter, is late winter