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night
n
night
dibikad vii it is night

active at night
niibaakamigizi vai s/he is active at night

Paired with: niibaakamigad vii

all night
gabe-dibik adv tmp all night

at night
niibaa- pv lex at night

certain number of nights
daso-dibik adv num a certain number of nights; so many nights

dark as night
gashkii-dibik-ayaa vii it is dark as night

dark at night
gashkii-dibikad vii it is very dark at night

drive at night
niibaabizo vai s/he drives at night

niibaadaabii'iwe vai s/he drives at night

dibikidaabii'iwe vai s/he drives at night

early in the night
oshki-dibikad vii it is early in the night

every night
endaso-dibik adv tmp every night

happen at night
niibaakamigad vii it happens at night

Paired with: niibaakamigizi vai

last night
dibikong adv tmp last night

late at night
ishpi-dibik adv tmp late at night

ishpi-dibikad vii it is late at night

niibaa-dibik adv tmp late at night

paddle at night
niibaakwazhiwe vai s/he paddles at night

run at night
niibaabatoo vai s/he runs at night

sit up at night
niibaabi vai s/he sits up at night

See also: niibebi vai

so many nights
daso-dibik adv num a certain number of nights; so many nights

spend the whole night
gabedibikwe vai s/he spends the whole night

travel at night
niibaashkaa vai s/he goes out at night, travels at night

work into the night
niibaataa vai s/he works into the night

nighthawk
n
nighthawk
beshkwe na a nighthawk

[
common nighthawk
Chordeiles minor
]

See also: beshk na [BL]

beshk na [BL] a nighthawk

[
common nighthawk
Chordeiles minor
]

See also: beshkwe na

nine
qnt
nine
zhaangaso- pv qnt nine

zhaangaso adv num [RL] nine

See also: zhaangaswi adv num

zhaangaswi adv num nine

zhaangachiwag vai they (animate) are nine, there are nine of them

Paired with: zhaangachinoon vii

zhaangachinoon vii they (inanimate) are nine, there are nine of them

Paired with: zhaangachiwag vai

and nine
ashi-zhaangaso- pv qnt and nine

ashi-zhaangaswi adv num
  1. and nine
  2. nineteen [nid:488906]

nine acres
zhaangaso-diba'igaans adv num
  1. nine minutes
  2. nine acres

nine bags
zhaangasooshkimod adv num nine bags

zhaangasooshkin adv num nine bags

nine boatloads
zhaangasoonag adv num nine boats or canoes, nine boatloads

nine boats
zhaangasoonag adv num nine boats or canoes, nine boatloads

nine canoes
zhaangasoonag adv num nine boats or canoes, nine boatloads

nine days
zhaangaso-giizhik adv num nine days

zhaangasogon adv num nine days

zhaangasogonagad vii it is nine days

Paired with: zhaangasogonagizi vai

nine days old
zhaangasogonagizi vai s/he is nine days old; it is the ninth day of it (a month)

Paired with: zhaangasogonagad vii

nine dollars
zhaangaswaabik adv num nine dollars

nine each
zhezhaangaswi adv num nine each

nine feet
zhaangaso-mizid adv num [NI] nine feet

zhaangasozid adv num nine feet

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

nine inches
zhaangaso-mininj adv num [NI] nine inches

zhaangasoninj adv num nine inches

nine lie
zhaangasooshinoog vai nine of them lie together

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

nine minutes
zhaangaso-diba'igaans adv num
  1. nine minutes
  2. nine acres

nine months
zhaangaso-giizis adv num nine months

zhaangaso-giiziswagad vii it is nine months

Paired with: zhaangaso-giiziswagizi vai

nine o'clock
zhaangaso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is nine o'clock

zhaangaso-diba'igane vii [N] it is nine o'clock

zhaangaso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is nine o'clock

nine pairs
zhaangaswewaan adv num nine pairs; nine sets

nine pieces of something sheet-like
zhaangasweg adv num nine pieces of something sheet-like

nine pounds
zhaangaso-dibaabiishkoojigan adv num nine pounds

nine sets
zhaangaswewaan adv num nine pairs; nine sets

nine sit
zhaangasoobiwag vai nine of them sit together; nine of them are at home

nine stand
zhaangasoogaabawiwag vai nine of them stand together

nine times
zhaangaching adv qnt nine times

nine weeks
zhaangaso-anama'e-giizhik adv num nine weeks

zhaangaso-anama'e-giizhikwagad vii it is nine weeks

nine years
zhaangaso-biboon adv num nine years; nine winters

zhaangaso-biboonagad vii it is nine years

Paired with: zhaangaso-biboonagizi vai

zhaangaso-gikinoonowin adv num nine years

nine years old
zhaangaso-biboonagizi vai s/he is nine years old

Paired with: zhaangaso-biboonagad vii

nine
[card]
n
nine
zhaangasoobii'igan na a nine (card)

nine hundred
number
nine hundred
zhaangaswaak adv num nine hundred

nine o'clock
adv
nine o'clock
zhaangaso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is nine o'clock

zhaangaso-diba'igane vii [N] it is nine o'clock

zhaangaso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is nine o'clock

nine thousand
number
nine thousand
zhaangasosagoons adv num nine thousand

nineteen
qnt
nineteen
ashi-zhaangaswi adv num
  1. and nine
  2. nineteen [nid:488906]

nineteenth
adj
nineteenth day of the month
ashi-zhaangaswaginzo vai [BL] it is the nineteenth (of the month)

ninety
qnt
ninety
zhaangasimidana adv num ninety