Search the dictionary Advanced Search

How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

pearl
n
pearl
miigis na a Mide shell, a pearl

peat
peat moss
mashkiigwakamig ni peat moss, sphagnum moss

See also: mashkiigokamig ni

pedal
vt
pedal bicycle
ditibiwebishkaw vta peddle h/ [bicycle]; roll h/ with foot or body

Paired with: ditibiwebishkan vti

ditibiwebishkan vti roll it with foot

Paired with: ditibiwebishkaw vta

ditibiwebishkige vai s/he rolls things by kicking, pedals

peddlar
n
peddlar
babaamadaawewinini na a peddlar

pedestrian crossing sign
n
pedestrian crossing sign
aazhawa'adoowagwaakwa'igan ni a pedestrian crossing sign

peek
vi
peek through an opening
dapaabi vai s/he peeks (through an opening), looks through an opening

dapaabam vta look through a window at h/; peek (through an opening) at h/, look through an opening at h/

Paired with: dapaabandan vti

dapaabandan vti peek (through an opening) at it, look through an opening at it

Paired with: dapaabam vta

peek
giimaabam vta look in at or into, peek in at h/; spy on h/

Paired with: giimaabandan vti

giimaabi vai s/he spies, peeks, peeps

giimoozaabi vai s/he spies, peeks, peeps

giimoozaabandan vti look at it secretly; spy on it; peek, peep at it

Paired with: giimoozaabam vta

giimoozaabam vta look at h/ secretly; spy on h/; peek, peep at h/

Paired with: giimoozaabandan vti

peel
vi
peel from being sunburned
bishagaaso vai s/he peels from being sunburned

peel off
bishagishkaa vii it peels off

Paired with: bishagishkaa vai

bishagishkaa vai s/he peels, peels off

Paired with: bishagishkaa vii

peel
vt
peel basswood bark
bisha'igobii vai s/he peels basswood bark

peel potato
bishagipinii vai s/he peels potatoes

peel timber
bishagaakwa' vta peel bark off it (animate) (using something)

Paired with: bishagaakwa'an vti

bishagaakwa'an vti peel bark off it (using something)

Paired with: bishagaakwa' vta

bishagaakwa'ige vai s/he peels timber (using something)

peel with a knife
bishagikodan vti peel it (with a knife)

Paired with: bishagikozh vta

bishagikozh vta peel h/ (with a knife, pare h/

Paired with: bishagikodan vti

peel with hands
bishagibizh vta peel h/ (with hands)

Paired with: bishagibizh vta

bishagibidoon vti2 peel it (with hands)

Paired with: bishagibizh vta

bishagibijige vai s/he peels things (with hands)

peel with teeth
bishagandan vti peel it with the teeth

Paired with: bishagam vta

bishagam vta peel h/ with the teeth

Paired with: bishagandan vti

peep
vi
peep
giimoozaabi vai s/he spies, peeks, peeps

giimoozaabandan vti look at it secretly; spy on it; peek, peep at it

Paired with: giimoozaabam vta

giimoozaabam vta look at h/ secretly; spy on h/; peek, peep at h/

Paired with: giimoozaabandan vti

peewee
peewee
wiiwish na peewee