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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

surprised
adj
surprised
goshkokaa vai s/he is surprised, is startled

goshkwendam vai2 s/he is surprised

survey
vt
survey land
diba'akii vai s/he surveys land

surveyor
n
surveyor
diba'akiiwinini na a surveyor

survive
vi
survive
zhaabwii vai s/he goes through, passes through, achieves something, survives

suspect
vt
suspect
anaamendan vti be suspicious of, suspect it

Paired with: anaamenim vta

anaamenim vta suspect, blame h/

Paired with: anaamendan vti

anaamenindiwag vai they suspect, blame each other

moonenim vta suspect, blame h/

Paired with: moonendan vti

suspenders
n
suspenders
anikamaanan ni suspenders; shoulder straps of a traditional Anishinaabe dress

swallow
vt
swallow
gondan vti swallow it

Paired with: gonzhi vta

gonzhi vta swallow h/

Paired with: gondan vti

swallow
[bird]
n
swallow
zhaashaawanibiisi na a swallow

swamp
n
swamp
mashkiig ni [N] a swamp, a muskeg

waabashkiki ni [LL] [ML] a swamp, a muskeg

by a swamp
jiigashkiig adv loc by the swamp, by the muskeg

swamp tea
n
swamp tea
mashkiigobagwaaboo ni swamp tea

mashkiigobagwaabo ni [BL] swamp tea

See also: mashkiigobagwaaboo ni