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rear end
n
rear end
indiy nid my rump, rear end, butt

See also: nidiy nid

nidiy nid my rump, rear end, butt

See also: indiy nid

gidiy nid your rump, rear end, butt

odiy nid h/ rump, rear end, butt

big rear
mangidiye vai s/he has a big rear

bloody rear
miskwiiwidiye vai s/he has a bloody rear

dirty rear
wiinidiye vai s/he has a dirty rear

kick in the rear
basidiyeshkaw vta kick h/ in the rear

lie with rear facing a certain way
izhidiyeshin vai s/he lies with h/ rear facing a certain way

lie with rear facing this way
biijidiyeshin vai s/he lies with rear facing this way

lie with rear sticking out
jaangidiyeshin vai s/he lies with h/ rear sticking out

move rear a certain way
izhidiyeni vai s/he moves h/ rear a certain way

numb rear
biinisidiye vai s/he has a numb rear

rear itches
gizhiibidiye vai h/ rear end itches

rear hurts
wiisagidiye vai h/ rear hurts

slap on the rear
basidiye' vta slap h/ on the rear

bagaskidiye' vta slap h/ on the rear

sliver in rear
zhegosagidiyeshin vai s/he gets a sliver in h/ rear

small rear
agaasidiye vai s/he has a small rear

sore rear
gaagiijidiye vai s/he has a sore rear

stick rear out
jaangidiyeni vai s/he sticks h/ rear end up

wet rear
nibiiwidiye vai s/he has a wet rear

upper part or top of rear end
nizhiigan nid the small of my back; (the upper part of) my rump, rear end

gizhiigan nid the small of your back; (the upper part of) your rump, rear end

ozhiigan nid the small of h/ back; (the upper part of) h/ rump, rear end; its croup (top of the rump of an animal)

reason
n
for a certain reason
onji- pv rel because; for a certain reason; from a certain place

wenji- pv rel because; for a certain reason; from a certain place

onji- pv rel

rebound
vi
rebound
gwaashkwesin vii it bounces, rebounds

Paired with: gwaashkweshin vai

gwaashkweshin vai s/he bounces, rebounds

Paired with: gwaashkwesin vii

gwaashkwesidoon vti2 drop it and have it rebound; bounce it

Paired with: gwaashkweshim vta

gwaashkweshim vta drop h/ and have h/ rebound; bounce h/

Paired with: gwaashkwesidoon vti2

rebuff
vt
rebuff
miiwi' vta reject, rebuff h/; drive h/ away

recall
recall
mikwendam vai2 s/he has things come to h/ mind; s/he recalls, recollects, remembers

mikwendan vti recall, recollect, remember, come to think of it

Paired with: mikwenim vta

mikwenim vta recall, recollect, remember, come to think of h/

Paired with: mikwendan vti

mikwenindiwag vai they recall, recollect, remember, come to think of each other

mikwendaagozi vai s/he comes to mind, is recalled, is remembered

Paired with: mikwendaagwad vii

mikwendaagwad vii it comes to mind, is recalled, is remembered

Paired with: mikwendaagozi vai

recede
vi
water recedes
iskaabii vii it dries up, drains out, the water in it recedes

recently
adv
recently
bijiinag adv tmp after a while, eventually, finally; just now; recently

recognize
vt
recognize by sight
nisidawinan vti recognize it (by sight)

Paired with: nisidawinaw vta

nisidawinaw vta recognize h/ (by sight)

Paired with: nisidawinan vti

nisidawinaadiwag vai they recognize each other (by sight)

nisidawinaage vai s/he recognizes, identifies people (by sight)

recognize by sound
nisidotan vti understand it, recognize, identify it (by hearing)

Paired with: nisidotaw vta

nisidotaw vta recognize h/ (by sound); understand, comprehend h/ (when speaking)

Paired with: nisidotan vti

nisidotaadiwag vai they understand, comprehend each other

recognize by smell
nisidomaam vta recognize, identify h/ (by smell)

Paired with: nisidomaandan vti

nisidomaandan vti recognize, identify it (by smell)

Paired with: nisidomaam vta

nisidomaagwad vii it is recognized, recognizable (by its smell)

Paired with: nisidomaagozi vai

nisidomaagozi vai s/he is recognized, is recognizable (by h/ smell)

recognize by taste
nisidopidan vti recognize it by taste

Paired with: nisidopo vta

nisidopo vta recognize h/ by taste

Paired with: nisidopidan vti

nisidopogwad vii it is recognized, recognizable by its taste

Paired with: nisidopogozi vai

nisidopogozi vai s/he is recognized, recognizable by h/ taste

Paired with: nisidopogwad vii

recollect
v
recollect
mikwendam vai2 s/he has things come to h/ mind; s/he recalls, recollects, remembers

mikwendan vti recall, recollect, remember, come to think of it

Paired with: mikwenim vta

mikwenim vta recall, recollect, remember, come to think of h/

Paired with: mikwendan vti

mikwenindiwag vai they recall, recollect, remember, come to think of each other

record
vt
record sound
aazhawewesijige vai s/he records (sound)

aazhawewesidoon vti2 record (the sound of) it

Paired with: aazhaweweshim vta

aazhaweweshim vta record (the sound of) h/

Paired with: aazhawewesidoon vti2