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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

amount
n
amount
minik adv qnt a certain amount, a certain number, so much, so many

some amount
gomaa adv deg some amount; to a middling degree

ancestor
n
ancestor
aanikoobijigan na
  1. an ancestor
  2. a great-grandparent
  3. a great-grandchild

anchor
n
anchor
boonakajigan ni an anchor

anchor
vt
anchor
boonakadoon vti2 anchor it

and
conj
and
miinawaa adv conj also; and; again

gaye adv conj as for, also, too, and

dash adv conj but; and, and then, then

See also: idash adv conj ; -sh adv conj

anger
n
Verbs describing going somewhere in anger or doing something in anger often use the AI final /-gidaazo/ combined with an initial identifying the direction of manner or the action.
come in anger
biijigidaazo vai s/he comes here angry, comes here mad

come from a certain place in anger
onjigidaazo vai s/he gets angry for certain reason, gets mad for a certain reason; s/he comes from a certain place angry, comes from a certain place mad

go about in anger
babaamigidaazo vai s/he goes about angry, goes about mad

go along in anger
bimigidaazo vai s/he goes along angry, goes along mad

go away in anger
animigidaazo vai s/he goes away angry, goes away mad

anger
vt
anger
nishki' vta anger h/, make h/ angry or mad

nishki'iwe vai s/he angers people, makes people angry or mad

nishki'idiwag vai they anger each other, make each other angry or mad

anger by speech
nishkim vta anger h/ by speech, speak and make h/ mad

nishkindiwag vai they make each other angry, make each other mad by speech

angler
n
angler
wewebanaabiiwinini na fisherman; angler

angrily
adv
behave angrily
nishkaajitaa vai s/he behaves angrily, acts up in anger

cook angrily
nishkizekwe vai s/he cooks angrily

look angrily
nishkaabam vta glare at, look angrily at h/

Paired with: nishkaabandan vti

nishkaabandan vti look angrily at it

Paired with: nishkaabam vta

nishkaabi vai s/he flashes an angry glance (at someone)

talk angrily
nishkaazom vta talk to h/ angrily

angry
adj
The initial /nishk-/ or the VAI final /-gidaazo/ occur in many verbs having to do with anger.
angry
nishkaadizi vai s/he is angry, is mad

nishkaadiziikaazo vai s/he pretends to be angry, pretends to be mad

nishkaadendam vai2 s/he is an angry person, is always mad

angry drinking
nishkibii vai s/he is angry when drinking

angry in a certain place
dazhigidaazo vai s/he is angry in a certain place, is mad in a certain place

angry to such an extent
apiichigidaazo vai s/he is angry to such an certain extent, is mad to such an extent

angry working
nishkanokii vai s/he gets angry working, gets mad working

arrive angry
bagamigidaazo vai s/he arrives angry, arrives mad

come from a certain place angry
onjigidaazo vai s/he gets angry for certain reason, gets mad for a certain reason; s/he comes from a certain place angry, comes from a certain place mad

come here angry
biijigidaazo vai s/he comes here angry, comes here mad

enter angry
biindigegidaazo vai s/he enters angry, enters mad

extremely angry
onzaamigidaazo vai s/he is extremely angry, is irate, is furious

feel angry
nishkendam vai2 s/he feels angry, feels mad

nishkenim vta feel angry at, feel mad at h/

Paired with: nishkendan vti

nishkendan vti feel angry at, feel mad at it

Paired with: nishkenim vta

go about angry
babaamigidaazo vai s/he goes about angry, goes about mad

go along angry
bimigidaazo vai s/he goes along angry, goes along mad

go away angry
animigidaazo vai s/he goes away angry, goes away mad

go home angry
giiwegidaazo vai s/he goes home angry, goes home mad

go off angry
maajiigidaazo vai s/he goes off angry, goes off mad

go out angry
zaagijigidaazo vai s/he goes out angry, goes out mad

go to a certain place angry
izhigidaazo vai s/he goes to a certain place angry, goes to a certain place mad

go upstairs angry
akwaandawegidaazo vai s/he goes upstairs angry, goes upstairs mad

make angry
nishki' vta anger h/, make h/ angry or mad

nishki'idiwag vai they anger each other, make each other angry or mad

nishki'iwe vai s/he angers people, makes people angry or mad

nishkim vta anger h/ by speech, speak and make h/ mad

nishkindiwag vai they make each other angry, make each other mad by speech

secretly angry
giimoojigidaazo vai s/he is secretly angry