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thunderbird
n
thunderbird
animikii na a thunderbird, a thunderer

binesi na
  1. a bird (of a large species, such as a hawk or eagle)
  2. a thunderbird

thunderclap
n
make a thunderclap
baashkakwa'am vai2 s/he [a thunderer] makes a thunderclap

thunderer
n
thunderer
animikii na a thunderbird, a thunderer

Thursday
n
Thursday
niiwo-giizhigad vii it is Thursday

niiyo-giizhigad vii it is Thursday

thus
adv
thus
ezhi- pv rel in a certain place; in a certain way; so; there; thus

izhi- pv rel

izhi- pv rel in a certain way; so; there; thus; to a certain place

it is thus that
mii adv pred it is thus that..., it is that...

miish adv pred and then; it is thus that

thwart
n
thwart
bimidasaa na a thwart

tick
n
wood tick
ezigaa na a wood tick

odezigaami vai s/he has a woodtick or woodticks

ticket
n
ticket
mazina'igaans ni a small book or document: a ticket, a license

tickle
vt
tickle
ginagijiin vta tickle h/ (at the mid-section)

ginagijiibizh vta tickle h/ (at the mid-section)

ticklish
adj
ticklish
ginagijii vai [BL] s/he is itchy, is ticklish

ginagizi vai s/he is itchy, is ticklish