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shaking tent
n
shaking tent
jiisakaan ni a shaking tent

practice divination in a shaking tent
jiisakii vai s/he operates a shaking tent

operator of a shaking tent
jiisakiiwinini na an operator of a shaking tent

shallow
adj
shallow
baagwaa vii it is shallow

shame
n
for shame
ise pc disc for shame!

shame
agajiwin ni shame

shameful
adj
shameful
agadendaagwad vii it is shameful, is embarrassing

Paired with: agadendaagozi vai

shape
n
cut to shape
onikodan vti cut it to shape

Paired with: onikozh vta

onikozh vta cut h/ to shape

Paired with: onikodan vti

ozhiigizhan vti cut (something sheet-like) to shape

Paired with: ozhiigizh vta

hew to shape
ozhiga' vta
  1. hew h/ to shape
  2. tap h/ (a tree, to get sap)

Paired with: ozhiga'an vti

ozhiga'an vti
  1. hew it to shape
  2. tap it

Paired with: ozhiga' vta

ozhiga'ige vai s/he taps trees

ozhiga'wi vta [NI]

ozhiga' vta

hew to shape with axe
ozhiga'an vti
  1. hew it to shape
  2. tap it

Paired with: ozhiga' vta

shape
vt
shape (by hand)
onadinan vti form, shape, knead, mold it (a soft substance) (by hand)

Paired with: onadin vta

onadin vta form, shape, knead, mold h/ (a soft substance) (by hand)

Paired with: onadinan vti

onadinige vai s/he forms, shapes, kneads, molds something (a soft substance) (by hand)

share
vi
share
maada'ookii vai + o s/he distributes something, distributes gifts, shares something with others

maada'oonidiwag vai they distribute (something) to each other, share (something) among each other

maada'oozh vta distribute (it) to, share (it) with h/

share a smoke
zagaswe' vta
  1. give a smoke to h/, share a smoke with h/ (especially a pipe in a ceremony)
  2. invite h/ to a council

share a blanket
wiidagwazhem vta share a blanket with h/

sharp
adj
sharp
gaashaa vii it is rough. prickly in texture; it is sharp

Paired with: gaashizi vai

gaashaabikad vii it (mineral) is sharp

Paired with: gaashaabikizi vai

gaashaabikizi vai s/he is sharp [of mineral/metal]

Paired with: gaashaabikad vii

giinaa vii it is sharp

Paired with: giinizi vai

giinizi vai s/he is sharp

Paired with: giinaa vii

remove with something sharp
gijigwaadan vti remove it with something sharp

Paired with: gijigwaazh vta

gijigwaazh vta remove h/ with something sharp

Paired with: gijigwaadan vti

sharp teeth
gaashaabide vai [BL] s/he has a sharp tooth or sharp teeth

gagaashaabide vai [BL] s/he has a sharp tooth or sharp teeth

giinaabide vai s/he has a sharp tooth or sharp teeth

sharp-tailed grouse
n
sharp-tailed grouse
aagask na a sharp-tailed grouse

[
Tympanuchus phasianellus
]

sharpen
vt
sharpen
giiniboodoon vti2 sharpen it (by filing or grinding)

Paired with: giiniboozh vta

giiniboozh vta sharpen h/ (by filing or grinding)

Paired with: giiniboodoon vti2

giiniboode vii it is sharpened (by filing or sawing)

Paired with: giiniboozo vai

giiniboozo vai s/he is sharpened (by filing or sawing)