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ozaawinaagwad vii it looks yellow, appears yellow; it looks brown, appears brown

Paired with: ozaawinaagozi vai

ozaawindibe vai s/he has blond hair, brown hair

ozaawishkiinzhigwe vai s/he has brown or yellow eyes

ozhaawishkogwane vai [BL] s/he (a bird) has blue feathers; s/he (a bird) has green feathers

ozhaawishkojiisag ni [NI] foxfire; (a piece of) rotten wood that glows at night

See also: ozhaawashkojiisag ni

ozhaawishkozi vai [NI] s/he or it (animate) is blue, is green

Paired with: ozhaawishkwaa vii [NI] See also: ozhaawashkozi vai

ozhaawishkwakone vii [NI] it is blue or green flame

See also: ozhaawashkwakone vii

ozhaawishkwaa vii [NI] it is blue, is green

See also: ozhaawashkwaa vii

ozhaawishkwaate vii [NI]

ozhaawishkwaatese vii [NI] it flashes with a blue or green light

See also: ozhaawashkwaatese vii

ozaawitigwaane vai [BL] s/he is blond; it (animate) has a yellow or brown head

ozaawizi vai s/he or it (animate) is yellow, is brown

Paired with: ozaawaa vii

ozaawizide vai s/he has brown or yellow feet or (hind)paws

ozaawizigwaa vii it (slab-like) is yellow, is brown

ozaawiingwe vai s/he has a yellow or brown face

ozaawiingweyaaso vai s/he has a sun-tanned face

ozaawoonagad vii it is a brown or yellow boat

ozhi-ayaan vai + o get it ready; prepare it

Paired with: ozhi-ayaaw vta

ozhi-ayaaw vta get h/ ready; prepare h/

Paired with: ozhi-ayaan vai + o

ozibanaakozi vai it (animate; stick-like) is moist with sap, has wood moist with sap

Paired with: ozibanaakwad vii

ozibanaakwad vii it (stick-like) is moist with sap

ozhibidoon vti2 shape it by pulling or pushing with hands

Paired with: ozhibizh vta

ozhibizh vta shape h/ by pulling or pushing with hands

Paired with: ozhibidoon vti2

ozhibii' vta write h/ down; vote for h/

Paired with: ozhibii'an vti

ozhibii'amaw vta write (it) down for /h; write (it) for or to h/