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seven
qnt
seven
niizhwaaswi adv num seven

See also: niizhwaaso adv num [RL]

niizhwaaso adv num [RL] seven

See also: niizhwaaswi adv num

niizhwaaso- pv qnt seven

niizhwaachinoon vii they (inanimate) are seven, there are seven of them

Paired with: niizhwaachiwag vai

niizhwaachiwag vai they (animate) are seven, there are seven of them

Paired with: niizhwaachinoon vii

and seven
ashi-niizhwaaswi adv num
  1. and seven
  2. seventeen

See also: ashi-niizhwaaso adv num [RL]

ashi-niizhwaaso adv num [RL] and seven; seventeen

See also: ashi-niizhwaaswi adv num

ashi-niizhwaaso- pv qnt and seven

seven acres
niizhwaaso-diba'igaans adv num
  1. seven minutes
  2. seven acres

seven bags
niizhwaasooshkimod adv num seven bagfuls; seven bags

niizhwaasooshkin adv num seven bags

seven boatloads
niizhwaasoonag adv num seven boats or canoes, seven boatloads

seven boats
niizhwaasoonag adv num seven boats or canoes, seven boatloads

seven canoes
niizhwaasoonag adv num seven boats or canoes, seven boatloads

seven days
niizhwaaso-giizhik adv num seven days

niizhwaasogon adv num seven days

niizhwaasogonagad vii it is seven days

Paired with: niizhwaasogonagizi vai

seven days old
niizhwaasogonagizi vai
  1. s/he is seven days old
  2. it is the seventh day of the month

Paired with: niizhwaasogonagad vii

seven dollars
niizhwaaswaabik adv num seven dollars

seven each
neniizhwaaswi adv num seven each

seven feet
niizhwaasozid adv num seven feet

niizhwaaso-mizid adv num [NI] seven feet

seven hours
niizhwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. seven hours
  2. seven miles

seven hundred
niizhwaaswaak adv num seven hundred

seven inches
niizhwaaso-mininj adv num [NI] seven inches

niizhwaasoninj adv num seven inches

seven miles
niizhwaaso-diba'igan adv num
  1. seven hours
  2. seven miles

seven minutes
niizhwaaso-diba'igaans adv num
  1. seven minutes
  2. seven acres

seven months
niizhwaaso-giizis adv num seven months

niizhwaaso-giiziswagad vii it is seven months

Paired with: niizhwaaso-giiziswagizi vai

seven nights
niizhwaaso-dibik adv num seven nights

seven o'clock
niizhwaaso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is seven o'clock

niizhwaaso-diba'igane vii [N] it is seven o'clock

niizhwaaso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is seven o'clock

seven pairs
niizhwaaswewaan adv num seven pairs; seven sets

seven pieces of something sheet-like
niizhwaasweg adv num seven pieces of something sheet-like

seven pounds
niizhwaaso-dibaabiishkoojigan adv num seven pounds

seven sets
niizhwaaswewaan adv num seven pairs; seven sets

seven thousand
niizhwaasosagoons adv num seven thousand

seven times
niizhwaaching adv tmp seven times

seven weeks
niizhwaaso-anama'e-giizhigad vii it is seven weeks

niizhwaaso-anama'e-giizhik adv num seven weeks

niizhwaaso-anama'e-giizhikwagad vii it is seven weeks

seven years
niizhwaaso-biboon adv num seven years; seven winters

niizhwaaso-biboonagad vii it is seven years

Paired with: niizhwaaso-biboonagizi vai

niizhwaaso-gikinoonowin adv num seven years

seven years old
niizhwaaso-biboonagizi vai s/he is seven years old

seven
[card]
n
seven card
niizhwaasoobii'igan na a seven (card)

seven o'clock
adv
seven o'clock
niizhwaaso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is seven o'clock

niizhwaaso-diba'igane vii [N] it is seven o'clock

niizhwaaso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is seven o'clock

seventeen
qnt
seventeen
ashi-niizhwaaswi adv num
  1. and seven
  2. seventeen

See also: ashi-niizhwaaso adv num [RL]

seventeenth
adj
seventeenth day of the month
ashi-niizhwaaswaginzo vai [BL] it is the seventeenth (of the month)

seventh
adj
seventh day of the month
niizhwaasogonagizi vai
  1. s/he is seven days old
  2. it is the seventh day of the month

Paired with: niizhwaasogonagad vii

seventy
qnt
seventy
niizhwaasimidana adv num seventy

sew
v
sew
gashkigwaaso vai s/he sews

gashkigwaadan vti sew it

Paired with: gashkigwaazh vta

gashkigwaadamaw vta sew (it) for h/

gashkigwaazh vta sew h/

Paired with: gashkigwaadan vti

gashkigwaade vii it is sewn

Paired with: gashkigwaazo vai

gashkigwaazo vai s/he is sewn

Paired with: gashkigwaade vii

finish sewing
giizhigwaadan vti finish sewing it

Paired with: giizhigwaazh vta

giizhigwaazh vta finish sewing h/

Paired with: giizhigwaadan vti

fold and sew
biskigwaadan vti fold and sew, hem it

Paired with: biskigwaazh vta

biskigwaazh vta fold and sew, hem h/

Paired with: biskigwaadan vti

biskigwaade vii it is folded and sewn, is hemmed

Paired with: biskigwaazo vai

biskigwaazo vai s/he is folded and sewn, is hemmed

Paired with: biskigwaade vii

know how to sew
nitaawigwaaso vai s/he knows how to sew

make a mistake sewing
wanigwaaso vai s/he makes a mistake sewing

wanigwaadan vti make a mistake sewing it

Paired with: wanigwaazh vta

wanigwaazh vta make a mistake sewing h/

Paired with: wanigwaadan vti

sew a certain way
izhigwaaso vai s/he sews a certain way

izhigwaadan vti sew it a certain way

Paired with: izhigwaazh vta

izhigwaazh vta sew h/ a certain way

Paired with: izhigwaadan vti

izhigwaade vii it is sewn a certain way

Paired with: izhigwaazo vai

izhigwaazo vai s/he is sewn a certain way

Paired with: izhigwaade vii

sew as a bag
mashkimodegwaadan vti sew it as a bag

sew correctly
gwayakogwaaso vai s/he sews correctly

gwayakogwaadan vti sew it correctly

Paired with: gwayakogwaazh vta

gwayakogwaazh vta sew h/ correctly

Paired with: gwayakogwaadan vti

gwayakogwaade vii it is sewn correctly

Paired with: gwayakogwaazo vai

gwayakogwaazo vai s/he is sewn correctly

sew designs
mazinigwaaso vai s/he embroiders, beads something

mazinigwaadan vti embroider, bead it

Paired with: mazinigwaazh vta

mazinigwaazh vta embroider, bead h/

Paired with: mazinigwaadan vti

mazinigwaade vii it is sewn with designs, is embroidered

Paired with: mazinigwaazo vai

mazinigwaazo vai s/he is sewn with designs, is embroidered

Paired with: mazinigwaade vii

sew inside out
aaboojigwaadan vti sew it inside out

Paired with: aaboojigwaazh vta

aaboojigwaazh vta sew h/ inside out

aaboojigwaade vii it is sewn inside out

Paired with: aaboojigwaazo vai

aaboojigwaazo vai s/he is sewn inside out

Paired with: aaboojigwaade vii

sew on
agogwaaso vai s/he sews something on

agogwaadan vti sew it on

Paired with: agogwaazh vta

agogwaazh vta sew h/ on

Paired with: agogwaadan vti

agogwaade vii it is sewn on something

Paired with: agogwaazo vai

agogwaazo vai s/he is sewn on something

Paired with: agogwaade vii

sew shut
gibogwaadan vti sew it shut

Paired with: gibogwaazh vta

gibogwaazh vta sew h/ shut

Paired with: gibogwaadan vti

gibogwaade vii it is sewn shut

Paired with: gibogwaazo vai

gibogwaazo vai s/he is sewn shut

Paired with: gibogwaade vii

giboogwaadan vti sew it shut

Paired with: giboogwaazh vta

giboogwaazh vta sew h/ shut

Paired with: giboogwaadan vti

sew together
maawandoogwaaso vai s/he sews together

maawandoogwaadan vti sew it together (e.g., pieces for a quilt)

Paired with: maawandoogwaazh vta

maawandoogwaazh vta sew h/ together

Paired with: maawandoogwaadan vti

sew wrong
wanigwaade vii it is sewn wrong

Paired with: wanigwaazo vai

wanigwaazo vai s/he is sewn wrong

Paired with: wanigwaade vii

start sewing
maajigwaaso vai s/he starts sewing

maajigwaadan vti start sewing it

Paired with: maajigwaazh vta

maajigwaazh vta start sewing h/

Paired with: maajigwaadan vti

sew well
minogwaaso vai s/he sews well

minogwaadan vti sew it well

Paired with: minogwaazh vta

minogwaazh vta sew h/ well

Paired with: minogwaadan vti

minogwaade vii it is sewn well

Paired with: minogwaazo vai

minogwaazo vai s/he is sewn well

Paired with: minogwaade vii

sewing machine
n
sewing machine
gashkigwaason na [ML] a sewing machine

See also: gashkigwaason ni [LL]

gashkigwaason ni [LL] a sewing machine

See also: gashkigwaason na [ML]

gashkigwaasonaabik ni [BL] a sewing machine

foot-treadle sewing machine
gizhibaayaabiigiwebishkigani-gashkigwaasonaabik ni [BL] a foot-treadle sewing machine

hand-cranked sewing machine
gizhibaawebinigani-gashkigwaasonaabik ni [BL] a hand-cranked sewing machine

sewing machine needle
n
sewing machine needle
gashkigwaasonaabiko-zhaabonigan ni [BL] a sewing machine needle