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How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

gopiwijigaazo vai s/he is carried, taken inland (by someone), "they" carry, take h/ inland

gopiwijige vai s/he takes things inland up from the lake

gopiwizh vta take, carry h/ inland

Paired with: gopiwidoon vti2

gopii vai s/he goes up from the water, goes inland, goes into the woods

gopoode vai s/he crawls inland, into the woods, into the bush

gosidiwag vai they are afraid of each other

gosha pc emph [emphatic particle]

goshi vta be afraid of, fear h/

Paired with: gotan vti

(reciprocal) gosidiwag vai they are afraid of each other
goshko- pv lex surprise

goshkobagizo vai s/he is startled, moves in reaction

See also: goshkobani'o vai

goshkobani'o vai s/he is startled, moves in reaction

See also: goshkobagizo vai

goshko' vta startle, surprise h/

goshkokaa vai s/he is surprised, is startled

(verb of addiction) goshkokaashki vai s/he is habitually nervous, jumpy
goshkokaashki vai s/he is habitually nervous, jumpy

goshkom vta startle, surprise h/ (verbally)

goshkonaagozi vai h/ appearance is startling

goshkongesi na a partridge; a ruffled grouse

goshkotam vai2 s/he is surprised by what s/he hears

goshkowebin vta shake h/ awake

goshkozi vai s/he wakes up, is awake

goshkwaawaadabi vai s/he stays somewhere quietly ; s/he sits quietly, sits still

goshkwaawaadagomo vai s/he is still and quiet on the water

goshkwaawaadendam vai2 s/he thinks quietly

goshkwaawaadizi vai s/he is still, is quiet (in manner or way of life)

goshkwaawaajigaabawi vai s/he stands quietly, stands still