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gozigwan vii it is heavy

gozigwani vai s/he is heavy

Paired with: gozigwan vii

gozigwaakomin na a serviceberry

[
serviceberry, juneberry, saskatoon
Amelanchier spp.
]

gozigwaakominagaawanzh na a serviceberry bush

[
serviceberry, juneberry, saskatoon
Amelanchier spp.
]

gozikan vti
  1. test it (with foot or body)
  2. try it on

Paired with: gozikaw vta

gozikaw vta
  1. test h/ (with foot or body)
  2. try h/ on

Paired with: gozikan vti

googa'am vai2 s/he (a fish) jumps out of the water

googii vai s/he dives

(applicative) googiinodan vti dive after it (applicative) googiinodaw vta dive after h/
googiin vta dunk h/, dip h/ into the water

Paired with: googiinan vti

googiinan vti dunk it, dip it into the water

Paired with: googiin vta

googiinodan vti dive after it

Paired with: googiinodaw vta

googiinodaw vta dive after h/

Paired with: googiinodan vti

gookomis nad your grandmother

gookooko'oo na an owl

gookoosh na a pig; pork

gookooshens na a piglet

gookooshi-bimide ni lard; bacon grease

See also: gookooshiwi-bimide ni [BL]

gookooshi-wiiyaas ni pork

gookooshiwi-bimide ni [BL] bacon grease

See also: gookooshi-bimide ni

gookooshiwi-wiiyaas ni [RL] ham; pork

gookooshiwigamig ni a hog barn; a pig sty

goon na snow

(verb of abundance) goonikaa vii there is (a lot of) snow (verb of being) gooniwi vai s/he is snowy, has snow on h/ (verb of being) gooniwan vii it is snowy, has snow on it
goonikaa vii there is (a lot of) snow

gooniwakamigaa vii it is snowy ground

gooniwan vii it is snowy, has snow on it

Paired with: gooniwi vai