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pelican
n
pelican
azhede na [RL] a pelican

[
American white pelican
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
]

See also: zhede na

zhede na a pelican

[
American White Pelican
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
]

See also: azhede na [RL]

pemmican
n
pemmican
nooka'iiwagwaan ni pemmican; pounded meat

nooka'iiwagwe vai s/he pounds meat, makes pemmican

pen
n
pen
ozhibii'iganaak ni a pencil, a pen

ozhibii'iganaak na [BL] [LL] a pencil, a pen

pencil
n
pencil
ozhibii'iganaak ni a pencil, a pen

ozhibii'iganaak na [BL] [LL] a pencil, a pen

penis
n
penis
niinag nid my penis

giinag nid your penis

wiinag nid his penis

penny
n
penny
miskwaabikoons na a penny, a cent

ozaawaabikoons na a penny, a cent

people
n
person
anishinaabe na
  1. a person, a human (in contrast to a non-human being)
  2. an Indian (in contrast to a non-Indian), a Native (in contrast to a non-Native)
  3. an Ojibwe

bemaadizid na-v a person, [pl] people

many people
anishinaabekaa vii
  1. there are (a lot of) Ojibwes
  2. there are (a lot of) Indians, Natives
  3. there are (a lot of) people, humans

perceive
vt
perceive a certain way
izhinan vti see, perceive it a certain way

Paired with: izhinaw vta

izhinaw vta see, perceive h/ a certain way

Paired with: izhinan vti

perch
n
perch
asaawe na a perch

[
yellow perch
Perca flavescens
]

See also: asaawens na

asaawens na a perch

[
yellow perch
Perca flavescens
]

perched
adj
perched up
agoozi vai s/he is perched up on something