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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

animal
n
domestic animal
awakaan na
  1. a domestic animal, a pet
  2. a captive, a slave

draft animal
odaabii'aagan na a draft animal

wild animal
awesiinh na a (wild) animal

ankle
n
ankle joint
bikwaakoganaan ni an ankle or wrist joint

twist ankle
biimaskoganese vai s/he twists h/ ankle

announce
vi
announce
wiindamaage vai s/he tells (it) to people, announces (it) to people, informs people

annoy
vt
annoy
migoshkaaji' vta annoy, bother, pester h/

migoshkaaji'idiwag vai they annoy, bother, pester each other

migoshkaaji'iwe vai s/he annoys, bothers, pesters people

annoyed
adj
annoyed
migoshkaadendam vai2 s/he is annoyed, is bothered, is worried

answer
vt
answer back
aazhidem vta answer h/ back; talk back to h/

answer
vi
answer
nakwetam vai2 s/he answers

ant
n
ant
enigoons na an ant

antler
n
antler
eshkan na horn (of an animal), antler

zaagiwine vai its horn or antler emerges, grows out

antler emerges
zaagiwine vai its horn or antler emerges, grows out

zazaagiwine vai its horns or antlers emerge, grow out

antler grows out
zaagiwine vai its horn or antler emerges, grows out

zazaagiwine vai its horns or antlers emerge, grow out

big antler
mamaangiwine vai s/he has big horns or antlers

deer antler
waawaashkeshiweshkan na a deer antler

moose antler
moozweshkan na a moose antler

shed antlers
biniwine vai s/he sheds h/ antlers