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swing
vi
swing
wewebizo vai s/he swings

wewebise vii it swings back and forth, flutters, flaps, sways

switch
n
switch
biskaakonebijigan ni a switch

switch
vt
switch on
biskanebidoon vti2 switch it on

switch
[exchange]
vt
switch seat
meshkwadabi vai s/he switches h/ seat

swollen
adj
The root /baag-/ 'swell, swollen' occurs as the initial element in many verbs indicating the swelling of specific body parts. The involved body part is identified in the second element, a body part medial such as /-zid-/ 'foot' or /-iingw-/ 'face'. The reduplicated form of the root /babaag-/ can indicate swelling in more than one place.
swollen
baagishi vai s/he swells up, is swollen

Paired with: baagisin vii

baagisin vii it swells up, is swollen

Paired with: baagishi vai

swollen arm
baaginike vai s/he has a swollen arm

babaaginike vai s/he has swollen arms

swollen at tooth
baagaabide vai s/he is swollen at a tooth

swollen cheek
baaganowe vai s/he has h/ cheek or cheeks swell up, has a swollen cheek or swollen cheeks

babaaganowe vai s/he has h/ cheeks swell up, has swollen cheeks

swollen ear
baagitawage vai s/he has a swollen ear or swollen ears

babaagitawage vai s/he has swollen ears

swollen elbow
baagidooskwane vai [S] s/he has a swollen elbow

babaagidooskwane vai s/he has swollen elbows

swollen eye
baagaabi vai s/he has h/ eye or eyes swell up, has a swollen eye or swollen eyes

baagishkiinzhigwe vai s/he has h/ eye or eyes swell up, has a swollen eye or swollen eyes

swollen face
baagiingwe vai s/he has h/ face swell up, has a swollen face

swollen foot
baagizide vai s/he has h/ foot or feet swell up, has a swollen foot or swollen feet

babaagizide vai s/he has swollen feet

swollen gland
baaginiishkwe vai s/he has his gland (lymph node) or glands swell up, has a swollen gland (lymph node) or glands

babaaginiishkwe vai s/he has swollen glands

swollen hand
baagininjii vai s/he has h/ hand or hands swell up, has a swollen hand or swollen hands

babaagininjii vai s/he has swollen hands

swollen head
baagindibe vai s/he has a swollen head

swollen heel
baagidoondane vai s/he has a swollen heel or swollen heals

swollen knee
baagigidigwe vai s/he has a swollen knee or swollen knees

babaagigidigwe vai s/he has swollen knees

swollen leg
baagigaade vai s/he has a swollen leg or swollen legs

babaagigaade vai s/he has swollen legs

swollen nose
baagijaane vai s/he has h/ nose swell up, has a swollen nose

sword
n
sword
ashaweshk ni a sword

sympathize
vi
sympathize
wiidookawagenim vta sympathize with h/ in what h/ is doing; pull for, root for h/

syringe
n
enema syringe
biindaabaawajigan ni an enema syringe

syrup
n
syrup
zhiiwaagamizigan ni maple syrup; syrup

See also: anishinaabe-zhiiwaagamizigan ni

maple syrup
anishinaabe-zhiiwaagamizigan ni maple syrup

See also: zhiiwaagamizigan ni

zhiiwaagamizigan ni maple syrup; syrup

See also: anishinaabe-zhiiwaagamizigan ni

cook to syrup
zhiiwaagamizan vti cook it to a syrup

make syrup
zhiiwaagamiziganike vai s/he makes syrup

zhiiwaagamizige vai s/he makes syrup

thicken into syrup
zhiiwaagamide vii it thickens into syrup