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suitcase
n
suitcase
babaamaadizii-makak ni a suitcase

suite
n
club suite card
danens na a club suite card

diamond suite card
gaanoo na a diamond suite card

heart suite card
giiwoon na a heart suite card

See also: giiyoon na

giiyoon na a heart suite card

See also: giiwoon na

spade suite card
biig na a spade suite card

sumac
n
sumac
baakwaanaatig na sumac

[
smooth sumac; staghorn sumac
Rhus glabra; Rhus hirta
]

summer
n
summer
niibin vii it is summer

after mid-summer
giiwe-niibin vii it is after mid-summer, is late summer

all summer
gabe-niibin adv tmp all summer

every summer
endaso-niibin adv tmp every summer

last summer
niibinong adv tmp last summer

late summer
giiwe-niibin vii it is after mid-summer, is late summer

midsummer
aabita-niibin vii it is the Fourth of July, is Independence Day; it is midsummer

spend the summer
niibinishi vai s/he spends the summer somewhere

summer before last
awas-niibinong adv tmp [ML] summer before last

See also: awasi-niibinong adv tmp [RL]

awasi-niibinong adv tmp [RL] summer before last

See also: awas-niibinong adv tmp [ML]

summon
vt
summon
andom vta ask for, call, summon h/

See also: nandom vta [ML]

nandom vta [ML] ask for, call, summon h/

See also: andom vta

andonge vai s/he asks for, calls, summons people

nandonge vai [ML] s/he asks for, calls, summons people

See also: andonge vai

sun
n
sun
giizis na sun, moon, a month

sun rises
mooka'am vai2 s/he (the sun) rises = it is sunrise

sun sets
bangishimon vii it sets as the sun, is sunset

bangishimo vai s/he (the sun) sets

sun warms
aabawaasige vai s/he (the sun) warms things up

aabawaate vii it is warm, warms up in the sunshine

sun shines
bagakaasige vai it (animate) shines brightly

gizhaasige vai it (animate; the sun) shines hot

zaagaasige vai s/he (the sun or moon) shines out (from behind something)

zaagaaso vai s/he (the sun or moon) shines out (from behind something)

aabawaate vii it is warm, warms up in the sunshine

sunburned
adj
sunburned
gashkaaso vai s/he is sunburned

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

Sunday
n
Sunday
anama'e-giizhigad vii it is Sunday

sunfish
n
sunfish
agwadaashi na a sunfish

sunny
adj
sunny
waaseyaa vii it is bright, is light (as in the day), is radiant; it is sunny

Paired with: waasezi vai