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pail
n
pail
akik na
  1. a container, usually of metal, for cooking or for holding liquids: a kettle, a pot, a pan, a pail, a bucket
  2. an engine, a motor

zagaabiiginigewakik na a pail

have pail
odakiko vai s/he has a kettle, pot, pan, or pail

take along pail
niimakikwe vai s/he takes along a kettle, pot, pan, or pail

wash pail
giziibiiginakokwe vai s/he washes a kettle or a pail

water pail
nibiiwakik na a water pail

nibinaadwaaganakik na [BL] a water pail

naada'ibiiwakik na [BL] a water pail

pain
n
chest pain
dewaakigan vai [C] [S] s/he has chest pain; h/ chest aches

See also: dewaakigane vai [N]

dewaakigane vai [N] s/he has chest pain; h/ chest aches

See also: dewaakigan vai [C] [S]

jakanaamo vai s/he has chest pain while breathing

cause pain
wiisagendami' vta cause h/ pain, make h/ hurt

in pain
wiisagine vai s/he hurts, is in pain from an illness

wiisagendam vai2 s/he suffers pain, is in pain, hurts

start to have pain
maadamandam vai s/he starts to have pain

suffer pain
wiisagendam vai2 s/he suffers pain, is in pain, hurts

wake up from pain
amajine vai s/he wakes up from pain

paint
n
paint
zhizhoobii'igan ni paint

paint
vt
paint
zhizhoobii' vta paint h/; apply lotion or liniment to h/

Paired with: zhizhoobii'an vti

zhizhoobii'an vti paint it

Paired with: zhizhoobii' vta

zhizhoobii'amaw vta paint (it) for h/

zhizhoobii'ige vai s/he paints things

zhizhoobii'igaade vii it is painted (by someone), "they" paint it

zhizhoobii'igaazo vai s/he is painted (by someone), "they" paint h/

paint black
makadewibii'an vti paint it black

makadewibii' vta paint h/ black

Paired with: makadewibii'an vti

paint blue
ozhaawashkobii'an vti color, paint it blue or green

ozhaawashkobii'ige vai s/he colors, paints things blue or green

ozhaawashkobii'igaade vii it is colored, painted blue or green (by someone)

paint brown
ozaawibii'an vti paint it brown; paint it yellow

Paired with: ozaawibii' vta

ozaawibii'ige vai s/he paints (things) brown; s/he paints (things) yellow

ozaawibii'igaazo vai s/he is painted brown (by someone); s/he is painted yellow (by someone)

paint green
ozhaawashkobii'an vti color, paint it blue or green

ozhaawashkobii'ige vai s/he colors, paints things blue or green

ozhaawashkobii'igaade vii it is colored, painted blue or green (by someone)

paint red
miskobii'an vti color it red; paint it red

paint brush
n
paint brush
zhizhoobii'iganaatig ni a paint brush

painted turtle
n
painted turtle
miskwaadesi na a painted turtle

[
painted turtle
Chrysemys picta
]

painter
n
painter
zhizhoobii'igewinini na a painter

pair
n
certain number of pairs
daswewaan adv num a certain number of sets or pairs, so many sets or pairs

daswewaanagadoon vii there are a certain number of sets, pairs, or kinds of them (inanimate); there are so many sets, pairs, or kinds of them (inanimate)

Paired with: daswewaanagiziwag vai

daswewaanagiziwag vai are of a certain number of sets, pairs, or kinds of them (animate); there are so many sets, pairs, or kinds of them (animate)

Paired with: daswewaanagadoon vii

so many pairs
daswewaan adv num a certain number of sets or pairs, so many sets or pairs

daswewaanagadoon vii there are a certain number of sets, pairs, or kinds of them (inanimate); there are so many sets, pairs, or kinds of them (inanimate)

Paired with: daswewaanagiziwag vai

daswewaanagiziwag vai are of a certain number of sets, pairs, or kinds of them (animate); there are so many sets, pairs, or kinds of them (animate)

Paired with: daswewaanagadoon vii

one pair
ingodwewaan adv num one set; one dozen; one pair; one couple

See also: ningodwewaan adv num

ningodwewaan adv num one set; one pair

See also: ingodwewaan adv num

two pairs
niizhwewaan adv num two pairs; two sets

three pairs
niswewaan adv num three sets, three pairs

four pairs
niiwewaan adv num four pairs; four sets

five pairs
naanwewaan adv num five pairs; five sets

six pairs
ingodwaaswewaan adv num six pairs; six sets

See also: ningodwaaswewaan adv num

ningodwaaswewaan adv num six pairs; six sets

See also: ingodwaaswewaan adv num

seven pairs
niizhwaaswewaan adv num seven pairs; seven sets

eight pairs
nishwaaswewaan adv num eight pairs; eight sets

See also: ishwaaswewaan adv num

ishwaaswewaan adv num eight pairs; eight sets

See also: nishwaaswewaan adv num

nine pairs
zhaangaswewaan adv num nine pairs; nine sets

ten pairs
midaaswewaan adv num ten pairs; ten sets

midaaswewaanagadoon vii there are ten sets, pairs, or kinds of them (inanimate)

pajamas
n
pajamas
nibewayaan ni (a pair of) pajamas

palate
n
palate
ninagaskway nid my palate

ginagaskway nid your palate

onagaskway nid h/ palate