Search the dictionary Advanced Search

How to use the Ojibwe People's Dictionary

wiiweginamaw vta wrap (it) for h/

wiiweginan vti wrap it (as or as with something sheet-like)

Paired with: wiiwegin vta

(detransitive) wiiweginige vai s/he wraps (things) (benefactive) wiiweginamaw vta wrap (it) for h/ (verb of undergoing) wiiweginigaade vii it is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap it (verb of undergoing) wiiweginigaazo vai s/he is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap h/ (derived noun) wiiweginigan ni a wrapped package or pack
wiiweginigan ni a wrapped package or pack

wiiweginigaade vii it is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap it

wiiweginigaazo vai s/he is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap h/

wiiweginige vai s/he wraps (things)

wiiwi vai he has a wife

wiiwish na peewee

wiiyagasenh ni dust, dirt

wiiyagi' vta do something regrettable to h/; spoil, waste h/

Paired with: wiiyagitoon vti2

wiiyagitoon vti2 do something regrettable to it; waste, spoil it

Paired with: wiiyagi' vta

wiiyaw nid h/ body

wiiyawen'enyan nad h/ namesake

wiiyaakwa'an vti bait it with lure, put scent on it

(detransitive) wiiyaakwa'ige vai s/he baits with lure to attract furbearers wiiyaakwa'igan ni [BL] lure: an animal scent used in trapping
wiiyaakwa'igan ni [BL] lure: an animal scent used in trapping

wiiyaakwa'ige vai s/he baits with lure to attract furbearers

wiiyaas ni meat; flesh; a piece of meat

wiiyaas-adaawewigamig ni a butcher shop, a meat market

wiiyaasaaboo ni broth

wiiyaasi-dakoniwewinini na a game warden, a conservation officer

wiiyaasi-giishkiboojigan ni a meat saw

See also: wiiyaasiwi-giishkiboojigan ni [BL]

wiiyaasi-naboob ni stew

wiiyaasiwi-biitoonigan ni [BL] a sandwich with a meat filling, a hamburger

wiiyaasiwi-giishkiboojigan ni [BL] a meat saw

See also: wiiyaasi-giishkiboojigan ni

wiiyiigide vii it (something sheet-like) smells burnt