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twenty-two
[gun]
n
twenty-two
niishtana-ashi-niizh ni a twenty-two (gun)

twenty-two bullet
anwiins ni a twenty-two bullet

twice
adv
twice
niizhing adv tmp twice; two times

twilight
n
twilight
dibikaabaminaagwad vii it is twilight

twin
n
twin
niizhoodenh na a twin

twine
n
ball of twine or yarn
bikoojaan ni a ball of twine or yarn

twist
vt
twist
biimaskobidoon vti2 twist it, turn it around (with the hands)

Paired with: biimaskobizh vta

biimaskobizh vta twist h/, turn h/ around (with the hands)

Paired with: biimaskobidoon vti2

biimaskon vta twist, turn h/ (around a central point)

Paired with: biimaskonan vti

biimin vta twist, turn h/ (around a central point)

Paired with: biiminan vti

biiminan vti turn, twist it (around a central point)

Paired with: biimin vta

biimiskon vta turn, twist h/ (by hand); twist, turn h/ (around a central point)

Paired with: biimiskonan vti

biimiskonan vti turn, twist it (around a central point)

Paired with: biimiskon vta

fall and twist arm
biimiskonikeshin vai s/he falls and twists h/ arm

twist ankle
biimaskoganese vai s/he twists h/ ankle

twisted
adj
twisted mouth
biimidoon vai s/he has a twisted or crooked mouth (as from a stroke)

See also: biimidoone vai [N]

biimidoone vai [N] s/he has crooked mouth

See also: biimidoon vai

two
qnt
two
niizho- pv qnt two

niizh adv num two

niizhinoon vii they (inanimate) are two, there are two of them

Paired with: niizhiwag vai

niizhiwag vai they (animate) are two, there are two of them

Paired with: niizhinoon vii

and two
ashi-niizh adv num
  1. and two
  2. twelve

ashi-niizho- pv qnt and two

tie two
niizhoopidoon vti2 tie two of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: niizhoopizh vta

niizhoopizh vta tie, hitch two of them (animate) together

Paired with: niizhoopidoon vti2

niizhoopidewan vii two of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: niizhoopizowag vai

niizhoopizowag vai two of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: niizhoopidewan vii

two bags
niizhooshkimod adv num two bags

niizhooshkin adv num two bags

two boatloads
niizhoonag adv num two boats or canoes, two boatloads

two boats
niizhoonag adv num two boats or canoes, two boatloads

two canoes
niizhoonag adv num two boats or canoes, two boatloads

two days
niizho-giizhik adv num two days

niizhogon adv num two days

niizhogonagad vii it is two days

Paired with: niizhogonagizi vai

two days old
niizhogonagizi vai it is the second (of the month); s/he is two days old

Paired with: niizhogonagad vii

two dollars
niizhwaabik adv num two dollars

two each
neniizh adv num two each

two feet
niizho-mizid adv num [NI] two feet

niizhozid adv num two feet

two hours
niizho-diba'igan adv num
  1. two hours
  2. two miles

two hundred
niizhwaak adv num two hundred

two inches
niizhoninj adv num two inches

niizho-mininj adv num [NI] two inches

two lie
niizhooshinoog vai two of them lie together

two miles
niizho-diba'igan adv num
  1. two hours
  2. two miles

two minutes
niizho-diba'igaans adv num
  1. two minutes
  2. two acres

two months
niizho-giizis adv num two months

niizho-giiziswagad vii it is two months

Paired with: niizho-giiziswagizi vai

two nights
niizho-dibik adv num two nights

two o'clock
niizho-diba'iganed vii [S] it is two o'clock

niizho-diba'igane vii [N] it is two o'clock

niizho-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is two o'clock

two pairs
niizhwewaan adv num two pairs; two sets

two pieces of something sheet-like
niizhweg adv num two pieces of something sheet-like

two pounds
niizho-dibaabiishkoojigan adv num two pounds

two sets
niizhwewaan adv num two pairs; two sets

two sit
niizhoobiwag vai two of them are at home; two of them sit together

two stand
niizhoogaabawiwag vai two of them stand together

two thousand
niizhosagoons adv num two thousand

two times
niizhing adv tmp twice; two times

two weeks
niizho-anama'e-giizhik adv num two weeks

niizho-anama'e-giizhikwagad vii it is two weeks

two years
niizho-biboon adv num two years; two winters

niizho-biboonagad vii it is two years

Paired with: niizho-biboonagizi vai

niizho-gikinoonowin adv num two years

two years old
niizho-biboonagizi vai s/he is two years old

Paired with: niizho-biboonagad vii

two
[card]
n
two
niizhoobii'igan na a deuce, a two (card)

two o'clock
adv
two o'clock
niizho-diba'iganed vii [S] it is two o'clock

niizho-diba'igane vii [N] it is two o'clock

niizho-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is two o'clock